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Thursday, November 5, 2009

Even Seasonal-Flu Vaccine Is Short Supply

“Even though the regular flu season has yet to start, the nation is facing a severe shortage of seasonal flu vaccine as well as swine flu vaccine.” (New York Times, Thursday)

Who’s in charge here? Oh right, the same ones who want more control over medical care.

FEE Timely Classic
“A Ton of Prevention: How the FDA Threatens Vaccine Supplies” (pdf) by Arthur E. Foulkes

  • Sheldon Richman is the former editor of The Freeman and a contributor to The Concise Encyclopedia of Economics. He is the author of Separating School and State: How to Liberate America's Families and thousands of articles.