flu vaccine

As flu diagnoses continue to increase across the Northeast, officials are beefing up prevention and care efforts to combat the virus.

U.S. Army Corps of Engineers photo by Carol E. Davis

The Vermont Health Department says the state could be in for a rough flu season and it's advising people to get flu shots to protect themselves and others.

U.S. Army Corps of Engineers photo by Carol E. Davis

Get ready for flu season: New Hampshire health officials have announced the first positive influenza test result identified in the state public health laboratories.

Patient receives flu shot.
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A Hudson Valley congresswoman says the government shutdown is affecting a Rockland County vaccine developer. This comes as the U.S. faces default Thursday unless it raises the debt ceiling.