flu vaccine Northeast States Raise Alarm As Flu Numbers Jump By Dave Lucas • Feb 9, 2018 Listen Listening... / 3:20 As flu diagnoses continue to increase across the Northeast, officials are beefing up prevention and care efforts to combat the virus. Vermont Warns Of Rough Flu Season And Urges Vaccinations By Pat Bradley • Dec 7, 2017 U.S. Army Corps of Engineers photo by Carol E. Davis Listen Listening... / 0:50 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. Time To Start Thinking About The Flu Vaccine By Pat Bradley • Sep 9, 2014 U.S. Army Corps of Engineers photo by Carol E. Davis Listen Listening... / 0:45 Get ready for flu season: New Hampshire health officials have announced the first positive influenza test result identified in the state public health laboratories. NY Congresswoman: Government Shutdown Hurts Flu Vaccine Approval By Allison Dunne • Oct 14, 2013 Flickr / 316th Sustainment Command (bit.ly/Y9Jn6B) 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.