Flu Shot Question
Original post made by anonymous, Another Palo Alto neighborhood, on Jan 13, 2014
I've had my flu shot this year and last year, but I did not get the H1N1 separate shot a few years ago, because my spouse had the H1N1 - after having the regular flu shot that year which didn't cover H1N1 â€” and got sick REALLY fast (it's a terrible flu, GET the SHOT!) -- but I never got it despite close proximity so I figured I was immune to that strain. Like I said, we all got the shot this year -- but do we need to go out and get another one specifically for H1N1 like a few years ago? The news is confusing.
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