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Riverside Urges People to get Vaccinated in a Flu Season Far from Over

Riverside Associate Medical Director O.T. Adcock, Jr., M.D., RPh Says Vaccinations Remain Best Bet for Protecting Against Influenza, Shingles and Pneumonia


With some media reports suggesting that this year's flu season is peaking, don't let your guard down and do consider getting vaccinated.

That was the message O.T. Adcock, Jr., M.D., RPh, left with dozens of people Friday during a lecture for CNU's Lifelong Learning Society, which highlights programs designed to help older adults improve their total health and wellness.

"The flu is still out there everywhere, and you need to be very careful," said Adcock, a family practice physician who now serves...

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