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Flu and You

Note: For the 2016-2017 season, CDC recommends use of the flu shot (inactivated influenza vaccine or IIV) and the recombinant influenza vaccine (RIV). The nasal spray flu vaccine (live attenuated influenza vaccine or LAIV) should not be used during 2016-2017. The 2016-2017 influenza vaccination recommendations are now available.

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Weekly U.S. Flu Map

Preventive Steps

	Get Vaccinated

Take steps every day to stop the spread of germs. Getting the flu vaccine is the most important step.


2016-2017 Flu FAQ

	2016-2017 Flu FAQ

Find out what's new with flu for 2016-2017 and get answers to frequently asked questions.



	Feeling Sick

Learn what to do if you are sick and what steps you should take to protect others. Also, find tips to care for others who are sick.


Digital Media Toolkit

CDC’s 2016-17 Flu Season Toolkit.

Includes events/activities, sample social media and newsletter content, website badges, and online resources.