Is It Worth the Money to Get a Flu Shot?

h1n1 flu vaccine

ason it still makes sense to get a flu shot. Health officials in the US are urging anyone who still hasn’t gotten a flu shot to go out and get one. This includes everyone over the age of 6 years old and pregnant women. This is because this year’s predominant flu strain is the H1N1 virus which has killed and hospitalized more adults under the age of 65 than in normal years. A California report from the state’s department of health says that there have been 405 people who have either died or been admitted to intensive care due to the flu who are under the age of 65 so far this season, which is more than any season since the 2009 H1N1 flu pandemic.

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4 Responses to Is It Worth the Money to Get a Flu Shot?

  1. Kiki says:

    My insurance sent a coupon for the flu shot for no cost. I am getting it tomorrow.

  2. Vivian says:

    I can’t imagine not getting a flu shot. We have two family members who have immune disorders.

  3. One of my friend got a flu shot last month. She told me that it was a quite expensive.

  4. Minny says:

    Always get one. Flu is such a vile illness and it can go on for two or three weeks, well worth the cost.

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