It's especially important for children to get flu shots, both because the flu can hit the young with particular severity, and because of the potential to pass the illness to others.
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It's a common question parents ask themselves this time of year: Does my child really need a flu shot? Though the flu may seem harmless, the truth is on average 20,000 children age 5 and younger are hospitalized due to flu symptoms ...
"Last time I got the flu shot, it actually made me sick!" "My kids are perfectly healthy. They'll be fine." You've probably heard a version of these two before. These flu shot myths are so persistent that they prevent countless numb...