What to know about coadministration of flu and COVID-19 vaccines
As the influenza season begins, there may be a need to administer two or more vaccines at the same clinic visit. Here is what doctors need to know.
AMA president urges patients and physicians to reengage
Prevention, chronic disease management and mental health care all dropped off during the pandemic. Now is the time to get them going again.
What doctors wish patients knew about going back to work
Going back to the office will certainly be different than it was before the COVID-19 pandemic. One physician shares what to expect when returning to work.
Gerald Harmon, MD, says don't socially distance from your doctor
AMA's Moving Medicine series features physician voices and achievements. Learn more in this discussion with AMA President Gerald Harmon, MD, about patients returning to care.
6 reasons patients avoid flu vaccination
Concerns about safety and effectiveness are among the justifications patients offer to avoid getting the flu shot. Here is how to respond.
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AMA in the News: October 2020
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Flu vaccination: 6 tips to win over the undecideds
Amid a potential twindemic, physicians’ words on influenza immunization carry more weight than usual. This advice will help you persuade the fence-sitters.
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