Special Series

WiRED International Observes National Influenza Vaccination Week (Squibs News Bites)

Print Friendly, PDF & Email

Archived story. Original version is here.

National Influenza Vaccination Week spotlights the importance of influenza (flu) vaccination. The flu can cause severe illness or death and can strike people at any age. Upwards of a half-million people die each year from the flu, and residents in underserved areas of the world are particularly vulnerable.