The flu shot may be MORE effective now than ever - and it won't make you sick: We answer readers' burning questions about this year's vaccine



With the flu season in full force, the CDC is urging everyone to get a flu shot if they haven't already. 
There are about three months left of flu season, with other strains of the virus emerging, and rates of hospitalizations continue to climb.  
But research shows the rate of refusals is climbing - and many of our readers have cited fears that the flu shot is either ineffective or causes illness. 
Here, we answer the most common questions, myths and misconceptions about this year's vaccine. 
Q. I HEARD THE SHOT WAS ONLY 10% EFFECTIVE. IS THAT TRUE?
A. In Australia, the flu shot was 10... read more

 
19 January 2018 in Health, Views: 47
Source: Daily Mail
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