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Five people in the US have been diagnosed with the coronavirus that originated in China. Since October, up to 20,000 Americans have died of influenza.
The last time China was hit by a deadly illness like the Wuhan virus, it covered it up and 774 people died. There are fears it could happen again.
China tried to cover up the deadly SARS virus in 2003, and observers are closely watching China as it deals with a new virus outbreak.
There are more than 100 national influenza centers in more than 100 countries collecting and analyzing influenza virus strains for the next vaccine.
Infants are more likely to be hospitalized or die from the flu, so it's important that all infants at least 6 months old get their flu shot.
Type B flu is unusually common this season. If you've been infected with type B flu, you're still susceptible to contracting type A and vice versa.
There are a lot of ways you can get the flu after a flu shot including you got the shot too early or you caught the virus shortly after vaccination.
A 4-year-old girl in Iowa went blind after the flu caused a rare disease to impair her brain function
Jade DeLucia did not get vaccinated. Her parents are now speaking out about the importance of an annual flu shot.
The Google co-founder is reportedly funneling money towards a program that offers free flu shots to Oakland schoolchildren.
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The flu virus mainly infects warm-blooded mammals and birds, which means dogs and cats are susceptible but lizards and turtles are not.