Amid Vaccine Shortage, Officials Brace for Flu Season British officials recently shut down a prominent pharmaceutical company that provides nearly half of the U.S. supply of flu vaccines. NPR's Tovia Smith reports on how state and federal health officials in the U.S. plan to handle a feared wave of illness resulting from the estimated 50 million Americans who won't get shots this flu season.
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Amid Vaccine Shortage, Officials Brace for Flu Season

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Amid Vaccine Shortage, Officials Brace for Flu Season

Amid Vaccine Shortage, Officials Brace for Flu Season

Amid Vaccine Shortage, Officials Brace for Flu Season

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British officials recently shut down a prominent pharmaceutical company that provides nearly half of the U.S. supply of flu vaccines. NPR's Tovia Smith reports on how state and federal health officials in the U.S. plan to handle a feared wave of illness resulting from the estimated 50 million Americans who won't get shots this flu season.