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September 27, 2011 12:00 AM

New flu vaccine for seniors provides better protection

I have read that there is a new extra-strength flu vaccine being offered to seniors this year. What can you tell me about it, where can I find it, and does Medicare cover it? -- Flu-Conscious Connie

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