Healthy Choices

February 5, 2014

With the death toll rising, hundreds flock to Sacramento-area flu shot clinics

By the hundreds, the capital region’s residents flocked to free flu shot clinics this week, voluntarily submitting themselves to the sting of vaccines offered by health care entities confronting a particularly deadly flu season.

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The Sacramento Bee's team of health reporters covers California health care, medicine and healthy living, with an emphasis on public health and under-served communities.

Sammy Caiola: Health care and healthy living. Reach her at or 916-321-1636. Twitter: @SammyCaiola

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