Medical Minute - Flu Shots (Video)

It’s that time of year to get your flu shot. They’re recommended for everyone over the age of 6 months, including pregnant and nursing moms.  Tens of thousands of people die every year from the flu and flu related complications.  We know flu shots aren’t perfect but they do significantly decrease your chance of contracting and spreading the flu, especially to those with compromised immune systems.  It takes two weeks for the shot to start protecting you, so get yours today.