BLOG: 6's & 7'S
It's that time of year again when a lot of people are questioning whether they should or should not get a flu shot. The biggest excuse I have heard from non-flu shot advocates is 'I got the shot and still got the flu'. Of course, there are reasons why this could happen, however, I have discovered that a lot of people don't really know what the flu is, and every time they get a sniffle, they claim to have the flu. So in Jeff Foxworthy style, I thought I'd help those of you out that are too wrapped up in your influenza conspiracy theories to actually research it and find out the severity of the symptoms. Here we go:
As for me, getting the shot is a no-brainer, not just to protect myself, but those I come in contact with. For me, any risk, any 'problems' are definitely outweighed by the benefits. BUT, everyone is free to do their own research and make their own choices.
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