The Kanowitz family, who lost their 4-year-old daughter to the flu in 2004, are active in raising awareness of the perils of flu in children. Flu vaccine is now recommended for kids 6 months and up
Amanda Kanowitz was a healthy 4-year-old when she came down with a cough and a fever. Two days later she didn't wake up.
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