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Good News For Some Americans Without Health Insurance Who Want Flu Shots

NEW YORK (AP) - There's good news for some Americans without health insurance who want flu shots.

CVS Caremark says it will give away up to $5 million in seasonal flu vaccinations to the uninsured. Those eligible for the shots will have to obtain vouchers for the vaccines at clinics or community health centers starting Sept. 20.

The vouchers can be redeemed at CVS locations and its retail MinuteClinics that are participating. CVS says it is working with Direct Relief USA, a nonprofit organization, to give out the shots.

Walgreens also plans to give away vouchers for up to $1 million in free flu shots this year.

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