Cortney BloomerCarson City Health and Human Services

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October 3, 2012
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Get Healthy: Flu season is back, so is the free drive-through flu clinic

This column appears in the Nevada Appeal Wednesday health pages. It addresses topics related to the health of our community.This week marks the official start of flu season in the U.S. Beginning in October and lasting through May, flu season is the period when flu germs are most likely to be circulating and to make people sick. Each fall, the flu returns and brings with it the fever, cough, sore throat, congestion, muscle aches and fatigue that many of us dread. The symptoms can be mild and last only a few days, or can be severe and hang around for …

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