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Flu Vaccine

Posted by on Mar 16, 2013 in Health Topics | Comments Off on Flu Vaccine

Flu Vaccine

Why should people get vaccinated against the flu? Influenza is a serious disease that can lead to hospitalization and sometimes even death. Every flu season is different, and influenza infection can affect people differently. Even healthy people can get very sick from the flu and spread it to others. During this time, flu viruses are circulating in the population. An annual seasonal flu vaccine (either the flu shot or the nasal-spray flu vaccine) is the best way to reduce the chances that you will get seasonal flu and lessen the chance that you will spread it to others. When more people get vaccinated against the flu, less flu can spread through that community.   Flu shots are available at Dr. Unben & Associates, please mail info@unbenpillay.co.za for more...

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