Why You Should Get Your Flu Shot


By Molly Grady

Federal health officials are urging Americans to get a flu shot.

This year's vaccine protects against two different influenza strains that are now circling the globe.

The shot is recommended for almost everyone over six months old, but last year less than 50 percent of Americans got one.


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