Fluzone HD Covered in Manitoba
Fluzone HD is a specially formulated flu vaccine that has been shown to be 24.2% more effective in preventing the flu when compared to the regular vaccine in the 65+ age group. This flu season, the Manitoba government is offering this vaccine for residents of personal care homes. They are the first province in Canada to cover the cost of this vaccine for any of their residents.
For more info on this vaccine, see our flu page.