Shots for Kids May Be Best Flu Defense

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Flu Vaccine

Some suggest the best way to prevent flu in all Americans is to vaccinate children. Corbis hide caption

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Health officials are recommending that high-risk patients, including the elderly and health-care workers get their flu shots early this year. But there is growing evidence that the best way to slow the spread of the flu would be to vaccinate young children.

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