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Drive thru flu shot event held in downtown Wilmington

Flu season is just around the corner. That's why New Hanover Regional Medical Center held a drive thru flu shot event Saturday in downtown Wilmington. 

Wilmington VA Clinic provides drive-thru flu vaccines for veterans

Veterans are getting free flu shots at the Wilmington Health Care Clinic, providing a safe and convenient way for them to get the vaccine.

Flu and COVID-19: What local health experts encourage you do now

New Hanover County public health officials are getting ready for something they haven't encountered since 1918 -- a flu season during a pandemic.

NHRMC restricting access to protect against the flu

With an increase in flu cases being reported in the region, New Hanover Regional Medical Center is taking steps to limit its spread within hospital facilities and the community.

US flu season arrives early, driven by an unexpected virus

The U.S. winter flu season is off to its earliest start in more than 15 years.

County prepares residents for flu season with mass dispensing exercise

New Hanover County wants to make sure its residents are prepared for this flu season. 

Health officials report 10 flu deaths in North Carolina

State health officials say 10 people have died of the flu in North Carolina for the 2018-2019 season so far.

Should we expect another aggressive flu season?

As we slowly start to feel the chills of cold, fall weather, flu chances start to increase. Reports across the state are similar to last year, which was the worst season in over four decades. 

Flu season was one of the deadliest for US children

The past flu season was the deadliest for U.S. children in nearly a decade, health officials said Friday.

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