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A Flu Shot Is Your Best Chance At Avoiding The Dreaded Illness This Year

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A Flu Shot Is Your Best Chance At Avoiding The Dreaded Illness This Year

2019-10-17 12:50:161 Oct 2018 01:53 AM EST

A chill is in the air, Halloween is just around the corner and that can mean only one thing - it's flu season. The flu, short for influenza, is a contagious respiratory illness that can result in serious illness or even death in some people. Flu symptoms include body aches, fatigue, and a sore throat. Some people also experience fever, diarrhea, and vomiting. "Vaccination against flu is the best means to protect oneself against the flu." Amesh A. Adalja Infectious disease doctor at Johns Hopkins Center for Health Security You can get your free or low cost vaccine at your primary care doctor, or a pharmacy such as CVS, Walgreens, or Rite Aid.

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