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Increasing Flu Activity in Some States, Especially Among Young Adults

November 15, 2021—CDC’s most recent FluView reports increases in flu activity that could mark the beginning of the 2021-2022 flu…

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CDC Program Engages Partners to Promote Vaccine Equity Among Racial and Ethnic Minority Groups

September 10, 2021 – In 2020, CDC launched Partnering for Vaccine Equity to reduce disparities in vaccine access and increase…

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Initial Investigation of Transmission of COVID-19 Among Crew Members During Quarantine of a Cruise Ship — Yokohama, Japan, February 2020

On March 17, 2020, this report was posted online as an MMWR Early Release. An outbreak of coronavirus disease 2019…

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Severe Outcomes Among Patients with Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19) — United States, February 12–March 16, 2020

On March 18, 2020, this report was posted online as an MMWR Early Release. Summary What is already known about…

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COVID-19 Case Investigation and Contact Tracing among Refugee, Immigrant, and Migrant (RIM) Populations: Important Considerations for Health Departments

Who are RIM Populations? RIM stands for Refugee, Immigrant, and Migrant populations and includes individuals living in the United States…

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Flu Disparities Among Racial and Ethnic Minority Groups

People from racial and ethnic minority groups are at higher risk for being hospitalized with flu. Source link

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New CDC Study: Influenza Vaccination Reduces Risk of Hospitalization By More Than Half Among Seniors

A new CDC study published today in the journal Clinical Infectious Diseases (CID) provides more evidence on the benefits of…

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Flu Vaccination Coverage Among Pregnant Women – United States, 2015-16 Flu Season | FluVaxView | Seasonal Influenza (Flu)

Coverage by Age Group There were no differences in vaccination coverage by age in the 2015-16 flu season. Vaccination coverage…

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Influenza Vaccination Coverage Among Health Care Personnel — United States, 2015–16 Influenza Season

Carla L. Black, PhD1; Xin Yue, MPS, MS2; Sarah W. Ball, ScD3; Sara M.A. Donahue, DrPH3; David Izrael, MS3; Marie…

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Influenza and Zoonoses Education among Youth in Agriculture program

Each year, thousands of youth across the United States participate in agricultural fairs, often in association with 4-H (a hands-on…