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New Advice on Fighting the Flu

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New Advice on Fighting the Flu

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New Advice on Fighting the Flu

New Advice on Fighting the Flu

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The Centers for Disease Control says the flu this season is showing signs of resistance to two popular drugs, and doctors should stop prescribing them.

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Dr. David Shay, medical epidemiologist, influenza branch, National Center for Infectious Diseases, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention