Even healthy people can get very sick from influenza (flu) and can spread it to others. Getting an annual flu vaccine is the best way to reduce your risk of getting sick with flu and spreading it to others. These antibodies provide protection against infection with the viruses that are in the vaccine. During flu season, flu viruses circulate at higher levels in the U.S. population. … [Read more...] about Flu Immunization Update
Influenza (“flu”) is a contagious disease that spreads around the U.S. annually, usually influenza viruses, and is spread mainly by coughing, sneezing and close contact. Anyone can get flu. It strikes suddenly and can last several days. Symptoms vary by age, but can include: Fever/chills and sore throat Muscle aches Fatigue Cough Headache Runny or stuffy nose Flu can also … [Read more...] about Flu Vaccine – Why Get Vaccinated?