"Even though we're all using the same flu vaccine, we haven't seen it here in the USA yet".
"The Centers for Disease Control has said we can expect a pretty, pretty heavy flu season", Dr. Robert Czwalina said. Flu vaccines must be matched each year to the strains that will likely be circulating this year, but when different strains are active, the vaccine won't be as effective.
As flu season is wrapping up in the Southern Hemisphere of the world, influenza cases were more widespread, and more severe, health officials say. A universal flu vaccine would eliminate the need for annual shots, as well as attack both pandemic and seasonal strains of the influenza virus. When someone gets sick, they mistakenly believe the vaccine was the cause. Last year, the vaccines were only 34 percent effective.
Surprise, surprise! Security by obscurity fails Apple's MacOS
Ergin tweeted about the flaw on Tuesday, and as of the time of publication, all MacOS High Sierra machines are still vulnerable. That is the full Unix root account, which has superuser privileges that enable it to see and modify any file in any account.
MYTH 3: There's no point in getting the flu vaccine if it's later in the flu season.
Symptoms of influenza include fever, chills, muscle aches, cough, congestion, runny nose, headaches, and fatigue. He adds that avoiding public places during an outbreak, staying home from school or work when you are ill, and covering your mouth if you sneeze is key to reducing the spread of the virus.
"The vaccine is still the best bet we have, the best tool we have", Poursina says. Getting vaccinated may also help protect people around you who have a greater risk of serious illness, such as elderly people, patients with chronic conditions, pregnant women and young children.
Black Friday online sales rise, but footfall dips
However footfall in physical stores fell 3.6 per cent, according to retail analysis firm Springboard. On this Cyber Monday , shoppers in the USA are expected to spend billions of dollars online.
While the outlook for the USA flu season is grim, Dr. Fauci maintained that Americans should still take the time to get a vaccination.
"Getting the flu is an very bad experience".
One rationale for the arduous flu season may be that this year's presently developed vaccine may have disparate to the flu drain may have wound up propagating creating the vaccinations unproductive at intercepting the outbreak.
BMW i8 Roadster adds open-top thrills to Munich's plug-in sports auto
Other changes include new front seats, revised interior trim options, and "Coupe" or "Roadster" badging around the C-pillar. The new BMW i8 Roadster accelerates from 0 to 100 km/h (62 mph) in 4.6 seconds and has a top speed of 250 km/h (155 mph).
MYTH 5: Flu vaccines are only for really sick people. The influenza A virus was the most common flu strain.