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Here's why your doctor won't recommend FluMist this season

Fourth-grader Jasmine Johnson got a FluMist spray at her Annapolis, Md., elementary school in 2007. This year, the nasal spray vaccine isn't recommended.

During last year's flu season, FluMist provided children with no protective benefit, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention says. It's not sure why.

KPCC Member Profile: Larry and Janice Hoffman

Larry and Janice Hoffman

Larry and Janice Hoffmann have been members of KPCC since 2002. Over the years they have become increasingly involved, joining the President’s Circle, supporting the capital campaign for the Mohn Broadcast Center, recording a testimonial, and joining the Legacy Society.