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ABC40 In-Depth: Fighting the Flu

SPRINGFIELD, Mass. (WGGB) — Flu season is just around the corner, and ABC40 is working to help get you answers to some of your commonly asked questions.

Thursday night, we brought together a panel of experts to talk about what we can expect this season and to answer your questions.

Thanks to our panel of experts:
Dr. Jacques Blanchet
Chief of Emergency Medicine
Noble Hospital

Dr. Daniel J. Skiest
Chief of Infectious Diseases
Baystate Medical Center

HELPFUL LINKS:
What You Should Know for the 2012-2013 Flu Season

Do I Have the Flu? Flu Symptoms and Severity

List of some local flu clinics (provided by Mass. Health Officers Association)

65 Years and Older: What You Should Know and Do this Flu Season

Flu Information for Pregnant Women

Flu Information for Parents

Flu Information for Healthcare and Public Health Professionals

Flu Information for School and Childcare Professionals

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