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Dec1-12, 07:32 PM
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That's a good reason to get a flu shot.

If you're young and healthy, there's a tendency to think, Why should I bother? What's the big deal with getting the flu? Well, one reason to get a flu shot is to protect those around you. Babies, old people, people with compromised immune systems - flu can be devastating, even fatal, to them. Or people with lung conditions like asthma or chronic bronchitis.

I can't quite grasp some peoples' reticence to getting a flu vaccine. It goes against science!