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New science leads to more vaccine options this flu season

KUHF-FM (88.7, Houston), October 14, 2013

Unfortunately, last year was a bad season for flu. More children and seniors than usual got sick and even died. Dr. Scott Lea is an infectious disease professor at UTMB. “People forget that influenza is a killer and it is a major epidemic each year in terms of how it affects the elderly and the very young. And those people are at risk for mortality or death if they’re not properly protected and properly treated.”

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