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H1N1 Flu Vaccines Now Approved by FDA

Vaccines for 2009 H1N1 flu now approved--will take four weeks for initial distribution.

The Federal Drug Administration (FDA) has approved four vaccines against the 2009 H1N1 influenza A. Several recent studies indicate most healthy adults will need only one dose. Guidelines for optimal dosing for children have yet to be determined. Distribution of the first lots in the United States will take about 4 weeks.

PositiveTip: Healthy living, good personal hygiene, and vaccination when available are important tools to fight pandemic. Don't forget the power of prayer, too.