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Is it coronavirus or the flu? Urgent care info you need to know.

By Paula | March 5, 2020 |

As Chief Medical Officer I am asked daily about advice to Caduceus patients about the Coronavirus; now called Covid-19.  Wanting to keep the advice timely and factual, it is very difficult to separate the facts from hysteria. But someone has to do it, so here are the recommendations for Caduceus patients from the CMO. First…

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HOW EFFECTIVE WAS THE FLU VACCINE THIS SEASON?

By Gregg DeNicola, MD Chief Medical Officer | February 27, 2020 |

DOES THE FLU VACCINE COVER A OR B OR BOTH? Many patients have inquired about the efficacy of this season’s flu vaccine. The flu shot designed by the CDC in cooperation with other countries covered both A and B. But because there are new strains every year, they are basically making a best hypothesis on…