There’s a lot of misinformation about vaccines, and parents often have questions about their childrens’ immunizations – including the flu vaccine. As many of you may know, this year’s flu season has already started and will begin ramping up. Let's meet some of your questions head-on. Here are eight things parents need to know about the 2017 flu vaccine.
Cold and flu season is right around the corner! Now is the perfect time to arm yourself and your children against influenza. While it’s important to take general health precautions like washing your hands, not touching your face, and steering clear of sick people, often these measures are not enough. A flu vaccine adds an important layer of protection against this miserable and sometimes dangerous illness.