New Findings on Flu Shots for Elders Controversial
Posted May 14 2009 4:31pm
Every fall my parents would get their flu shots. At the time, it was considered necessary for people over 65 and those with certain illnesses, plus their caregivers, to be vaccinated against the coming winter' s strain of influenza. I not only was a caregiver for elders, I had a son with asthma, which is one risk category, so I always got my shot.