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Diabetes & Flu: What You Need to Know and Do



People with diabetes are at high risk for serious flu complications. The best way to prevent the flu is by getting vaccinated each year.


 

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People with diabetes are more likely to develop complications from the flu like pneumonia and then need to be hospitalized than people without diabetes.

 
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