Everyone, from your neighbor to the minivan-driving parent beside you in the school pick-up line, has an opinion about the flu shot. And more importantly, they’re not afraid to share it with you. The best protection against the flu virus is to get vaccinated in the fall. There is still a lot of misinformation about the flu and the flu shot out there.
Test your FLUency with our quick quiz!
Getting a flu shot will give me the flu.Show Answer
I got the flu after I got a flu shot, so the vaccine doesn’t work.Show Answer
I need to get a flu shot every year.Show Answer
If I wait until Nov. or Dec. to get the vaccine, I’ll be healthy for the holidays.Show Answer
I’m young, strong and healthy. I don’t need a flu shot.Show Answer