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Alaska to stop giving adults free vaccines

ANCHORAGE - Alaska is doing away with free vaccines for adults at public health clinics. State immunization program manager Laurel Wood tells the Anchorage Daily News that the federal Centers for Disease Control is cutting back...
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Braving the needle to fight the flu

...White said. It's difficult to determine the number of shots so far in Juneau or Alaska. Laurel Wood, state immunization program manager, estimated her office has shipped about 70,000 doses to public providers such as pioneers' homes and...
Alaska's supply of flu shots safe in shutdown

...tracks flu cases in all 50 states.During the shutdown, thousands of CDC workers were on furlough.Alaska state immunization program manager Gerri Yett says there should be an adequate supply of flu shots for all providers.Yett says 80,500 doses...
Flu cases showing up in Alaska

...Medical Center, the Mat-Su Regional Medical Center, some clinics and a sampling of doctors' offices. State immunization program manager Laurel Wood says vaccine is still available and it's not too late to get a flu shot.
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Juneau Empire Story Archive

...Alaska immunization requirements have remained the same since the mid-1970s,'' said Laurel Wood, state immunization program manager. State regulations require children in child-care centers and schools to be immunized against measles...


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