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The flu bug continues to spread across the country and unfortunately this season's outbreak is one of the worst in years. To make matters worse, there are a number of myths that are keeping people from doing more to prevent the flu. Mayo Clinic infectious diseases and vaccine expert Gregory Poland, M.D., dispels some of the most common myths. Click here to read more.
Sound bites with Dr. Poland are also available in the downloads. He discusses the current influenza strain, symptoms, vaccination and protecting yourself.
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