Concentration of pollen grains in the air for Thursday will be greater than today's levels but will still remain in the low range. The cause for the rising pollen levels is drier air.
Flu Vaccine May Also Protect Against Pneumonia
MONDAY, Oct. 5, 2015 (HealthDay News) -- Getting a flu shot may protect you not only from flu, but also from pneumonia, the leading cause of flu-related hospitalizations and deaths, a new study suggests.
Most children and adults hospitalized for flu-related pneumonia haven't had a flu shot, the researchers said.