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Influenza: To Test or Not to Test

According to the Centers for Disease Control, influenza is a contagious respiratory illness with symptoms including: fever, cough, sore throat, runny or stuffy nose, muscle or body aches, headaches, fatigue, and possibly vomiting and diarrhea. Coming down with this illness means a call or trip to a healthcare provider is sometimes necessary. Your provider will [...]

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Audio Blog: Amanda Dickerson on Flu Season

 Listen to Amanda Dickerson, APNP, a family nurse practitioner at the Fond du Lac Regional Clinic in Markesan, as she shares with us the latest on this year’s flu season.   If you would like to schedule an appointment with Amanda, please call the clinic at (920) 398-2406.

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US Navy 021019-N-9593M-007 Flu shot preparations

Business Update October 2012: On-site flu scheduling now available!

Join the many small, mid-size and large businesses that depend on the Agnesian Work & Wellness occupational health services to keep their employees healthy during flu season. Worksite flu vaccinations help business managers and owners make the most of their investment in staff. Employees who receive the flu shot have fewer upper respiratory infections, fewer [...]

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What you need to know about whooping cough

Whooping cough, or pertussis, can have serious consequences for infants and older adults, says David Maruska, MD, a family medicine physician with Agnesian HealthCare’s Fond du Lac Regional Clinic. Dr. Maruska encourages families to check out this article with recommendations from the Centers for Disease Control. Pertussis vaccines are recommended for children, teens, and adults, [...]

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