Is The Flu Shot For You? 5 Facts & Myths To Help You Decide

It’s September, so we all know what that means. Doctors are soon about to start urging that you should get the flu vaccine if you haven’t already done so.

Given that nearly 1 million people were hospitalized in the United States over the course of the last few flu seasons, getting vaccinated seems to be crucial. Especially since 2017’s flu season was particularly impactful.

Doctors are suggesting that people who’ve received the flu shot before, should get it again as soon as possible.

But, despite the danger, there are many rumors surrounding the flu shot that may lead people to avoid vaccination altogether.

A 2017 survey found that a majority of parents think the flu shot can