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ST. LOUIS (KTVI) – Flu season is around the corner and health experts are reminding the public your best protection is the flu shot.

The flu hospitalizes more young children than any other vaccine-preventable disease. The CDC recommends everyone six months and older get a flu shot.

The time to get it? Right now.

For more information on flu symptoms, treatment, or the vaccine itself, visit

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