Items Tagged ‘Center for Disease Control’

September 8th, 2017

Two Advances in Prostate Cancers You Might Not Know About

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Prostate cancer isn’t just about men, and it may be inherited. A recent study led by Peter Nelson, MD (Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center) has shown that 12% of advanced prostate cancers may be caused by 16 different heritable genes. That means that both men and women need to be aware of their family history […]

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Tags: Afluria, Center for Disease Control, flu vaccine, Fluad, Fluarix, Flubolk, Flulaval, FluMist, Fluvirin, Fluzone, Fluzone High-Dose, Intradermal


September 22nd, 2016

CDC Vaccine Information and Recommendations for the 2016/17 Influenza Season

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With the start of a new school year and the approaching winter, it’s time to get informed about the most critical information regarding the 2016/17 influenza vaccines and CDC’s vaccination recommendations. The CDC recommends that everyone aged 6 months or older receive the influenza vaccine by the end of October, yearly. Since influenza virus activity […]

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Tags: Afluria, Center for Disease Control, flu vaccine, Fluad, Fluarix, Flubolk, Flulaval, FluMist, Fluvirin, Fluzone, Fluzone High-Dose, Health and Wellness