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Should You Get the Flu Shot?

September 24th, 2014 | By: Lorraine Grypstra
It's not too early to start thinking about the flu shot. Here's how to decide if the flu shot is right for your family this year.

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Should You Get the Flu Shot?

Being sick isn't fun, but the flu can actually be dangerous for young children and pregnant women. Here’s why the flu shot is so important for your family.

How the Flu is Spread

The flu virus is spread from person-to-person through coughing or sneezing. People can also get the flu by touching objects or surfaces with the virus on them and then touching their mouth or nose.