Sleeve Up to Fight Flu

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) has a new social media campaign, “#SleeveUp to #FightFlu.” encouraging everyone aged 6 months and older to get the flu vaccine. Widespread vaccination will help reduce the strain on health care systems responding to the COVID-19 pandemic. The CDC’s preliminary estimates for the 2019-2020 flu season include up to 740,000 hospitalizations and up to 62,000 deaths. Read more here.