Archive for October 2014

Why Get a Flu Shot?

Have you gotten your flu shot yet? If not, why not? Did you know that getting an annual flu vaccine is the best way to avoid getting the flu?

The flu, or influenza, is much worse than just a bad cold. Getting the flu will keep you home from work or school for several days and make you feel terrible. And it spreads easily—through droplets that are expressed when people cough, sneeze, or even talk.