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Flu Season Begins in Wisconsin, Expected to Worsen

Posted: 10/19/2012 - State health officials are reminding people to get their annual influenza vaccine because flu season has already started and is expected to worsen. Flu season for Wisconsin generally runs from late October to May, with peak activity around early February.

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Children's Flu Clinic Held Saturday in Wausau

Posted: 10/12/2012 - A special children's flu clinic will be held Saturday, October 13th from 9 am to 2 pm at the Aspirus Pediatrics Clinic; located at 2720 Plaza Drive in Wausau.

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Health Education and Career Fair Wednesday in Wausau

Posted: 10/10/2012 - A free health education and careers fair will be held at the University of Wisconsin-Marathon County (UWMC) on Wed., Oct. 10 from 11 a.m. - 2 p.m. in the South Hall concourse.

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Meningitis Outbreak Deaths Rise to 19

Updated: 10/17/2012 - Health officials say four more people have died in the national meningitis outbreak, bringing the number of deaths to 19.

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Tommy Thompson says he won't Eliminate Medicare

Posted: 10/05/2012 - U.S. Senate candidate Tommy Thompson is responding to a campaign ad that has him saying he would eliminate Medicare and Medicaid and criticisms that he's not campaigning enough.

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New Weston Ordinance Cracks Down on Sex Offenders

Updated: 10/02/2012 - A new Weston ordinance approved Monday stops registered sex offenders from living or loitering within 250 feet of designated areas including: schools, parks, libraries and recreation trails.

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FDA Approves Less-Invasive Heart Defibrillator

Posted: 10/01/2012 - The Food and Drug Administration says it has approved a first-of-a-kind heart-zapping implant from Boston Scientific that that does not directly touch the heart.

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A New Needle Promises Less Pain When You Get A Flu Shot

Updated: 09/19/2012 - Flu season will soon be upon us. Although it doesn't technically start until November, doctors say now is the time to get vaccinated. This year there are a variety of options, especially for those of you who are a little needle shy.

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Free Mammograms Detect Cancer in Three Local Women

Updated: 09/18/2012 - Thanks to $350,000 in funding from Susan G. Komen for the Cure - Central Wisconsin and other sponsors, Aspirus Women's Health is making sure any woman who wants one can get a mammogram through their mobile mammograhy unit.

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