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Flu Symptoms & Warning Signs
Influenza Round Table: Warning Signs [1 MB, 1 min 35 sec]
In this podcast, Dr. Joe Bresee describes the main symptoms of seasonal flu and when it is serious enough to seek medical help.
Flu Vaccination & Prevention
Misconceptions about Flu and the Flu Vaccine] [Streaming, 10 min 26 sec]
Dr. Joe Bresee addresses questions and misconceptions about the flu and the flu vaccine.
Answers to Common Questions about the Flu Vaccine [Streaming, 5 min 43 sec]
Dr. Tim Uyeki
Some information in this video regarding contraindications and precautions for receipt of the nasal spray flu vaccine (LAIV) is out of date. For updated information, see Questions and Answers on LAIV. In addition, this video does not include information on quadrivalent flu vaccines or recombinant flu vaccine.
Influenza Round Table: Take Three [2 MB, 2 min 40 sec]
Dr. Joe Bresee describes how to keep from getting seasonal flu and spreading it to others by taking these three steps.
Flu Vaccine Safety
Kids, Parents and Pregnant Women
Flu Vaccine Information for Pregnant Women and Children [Streaming, 6 min 25 sec]
Dr. Alicia Fry
Some information in this video regarding contraindications and precautions for receipt of the nasal spray flu vaccine (LAIV) is out of date. For updated information, see Questions and Answers on LAIV.
Protect Yourself, Protect Your Baby [21 MB, 3 min 13 sec]
If you're pregnant, a flu shot is your best protection against serious illness from the flu.
Protecting Pregnant Women and Young Children from Flu [Streaming, 50 min 51 sec] In this webinar briefing, CDC, Families Fighting Flu, March of Dimes, and Text4Baby discuss the importance of flu vaccination for this high risk population.
Chronic Health Conditions
Protecting People with Chronic Conditions from Influenza/Flu [Streaming, [53 min 47 sec] In this webinar briefing, CDC and partners American Diabetes Association, Asthma and Allergy Foundation of America, American Heart Association, WomenHeart: The National Coalition for Women with Heart Disease, and American Cancer Society discuss the importance of flu vaccination for these high risk conditions.
Spanish Speaking Audiences
Un Amor Perdido (A Lost Love) [Streaming, 8 min 49 sec] is a Spanish language motion comic book based on a true story of a Hispanic couple expecting their second child. The story of Jorge and Monica is a tragic reminder of the importance of annual flu vaccination for pregnant women and their families. Share this motion comic book with your friends and loved ones to encourage them to protect themselves and the people around them from the flu.Also available for download in broadcast quality.
Celebrities or Athletes
Don't Catch The Flu [Streaming, 15 sec]
NFL player Joe Thomas of the Cleveland Browns explains why he gets vaccinated against the flu.
CDC Recommendations to Reduce the Risk of H3N2v Flu Virus Infection for Fairgoers and Swine Exhibitors [5 MB, 5 min 51 sec]
Dr. Lyn Finelli discusses CDC’s recommendations for reducing the risk of infection with H3N2v flu viruses for fairgoers and swine exhibitors.
- Page last reviewed: September 12, 2014
- Page last updated: September 12, 2014
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