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Study: Healthy Children Can Die From Influenza, Too

With flu season right around the corner, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) warns parents that the flu can be fatal for healthy kids, too. A new report found that “between 2004 and 2012, flu complications killed 830 children in the United States, many of whom were otherwise healthy,” HealthDay News wrote. Experts recommend that children six months and older be vaccinated for the flu

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