September 9, 2020

Flu Vaccine 2020

Greetings everyone: We now have a quadrivalent flu vaccine available in our office. This vaccine covers two influenza A types and two influenza B types. The strains are influenza A/Nebraska, influenza A/Delaware, influenza B/Darwin and influenza B/Delaware. The influenza A/Nebraska is an H1/N1 like virus. The influenza A/Delaware is an H3/N2 like virus. Getting the flu vaccine is more important this year because of the possible combination of Covid 19 and Influenza occurring together. Both can be fatal in the elderly. Covid 19 is worse in the elderly but not so severe in children. Flu can have bad effects in […]
David G. Wilson, M.D.