09.29.2019

This flu season could be a nasty one. Get a shot now, CDC says. Here's what to know

This flu season could be a nasty one. Get a shot now, CDC says. Here's what to know Getty Images

Flu season is fast approaching, and it could be a nasty one.

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention says about 8% of Americans are sickened by the flu each year and that thousands die from the flu and related illnesses.

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