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COVID, flu and RSV vaccines reduce the risk of serious respiratory illness—and it’s not too late to get them.
If you haven’t yet been vaccinated with an updated COVID vaccine or gotten a flu shot, it’s not too late.
New flu and COVID vaccines are available for everyone, and RSV vaccines for people 60 and older.
Many nursing homes will not begin inoculations until well into October or even November.
Who should get flu, COVID and RSV vaccines—and when?
Researchers are working on vaccines that will target multiple flu or coronavirus strains.
Experimental flu vaccine, designed to elicit immunity against a broad range of influenza viruses, performed well in a small trial.
Vaccines are tested for safety, but like all medical products, they can sometimes cause side effects.
A single vaccine dose delivered to nose aims to protect children and adults against COVID.
Get a COVID booster, especially if you’re older or your immune system is compromised, and don’t forget the flu shot.
These three respiratory illnesses—and others—share many of the same symptoms.
A mathematical technique called matrix completion could speed up the development of vaccines for flu and COVID-19 variants.
Influenza is a serious illness that can cause death, and the vaccine is the best way to avoid getting the flu.
The technology used in COVID-19 vaccines may also be used to prevent other viral infections and to treat cancer and multiple sclerosis.
A flu shot can save lives and conserve medical resources for those fighting the coronavirus.
The World Health Organization coordinates efforts to create flu and COVID-19 vaccines and to fight other global health issues.
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