School-based flu vaccine program proves to be an effective public health tool, study finds

Photo of Administering Flu Vaccine
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In a study, UC Berkeley School of Public Health researchers found vaccinating elementary school-age children against the flu reduces influenza-related hospitalization rates for all community members.
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Berkeley police officers involved in shooting

Berkeley Police Department officers were involved in a shooting this afternoon in Castro Valley, resulting in the hospitalization of one officer with “serious leg and hand injuries,” according to the sheriff’s office. According to Alameda County Sheriff’s Office Sgt. J.D. Nelson, a BPD investigative unit was pursuing a suspect in
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