The best way to protect yourself and your loved ones against influenza is get a flu vaccine every flu season. Flu is a contagious respiratory disease that can lead to serious illness, hospitalization, or even death. The CDC recommends everyone six months and older get an annual flu vaccine.
What are some key reasons to get a flu vaccine?
- – The flu vaccine has been shown to reduce influenza illnesses, hospitalizations, missed work or school, and even death.
- – The flu vaccine is the most important tool for preventing influenza
- – Vaccinating pregnant women helps protect them from flu illness and hospitalization and has been shown to help protect the baby from flu infection for several months after birth, before the baby can be vaccinated.
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