The hows, whens and whys of getting a flu shot

The Centers for Disease Control (CDC) has just released information on the 2017-18 season of flu vaccines. To no one’s great surprise, the CDC thinks everyone should get a flu shot this year. 

There is some variation in the recommendations this year, however. They are recommending against using the nasal spray flu vaccine; “only injectable flu shots are recommended for use again this season.” 

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