Adults Are More Flu Less Than They Think

Adults Are More Flu Less Than They Think

While it may seem like the flu is an annual problem, odds are adults are blaming the wrong bug. The reality is that flu resistance gets better with age. Once adults are more or less over 30, they get the flu far less than most people think. A new British study suggests that the typical […]

Flu Vaccine Effectiveness Concerns Raised

Flu Vaccine Effectiveness Concerns Raised

Research revealed by Public Health England (PHE) suggests there were significantly more deaths from flu than expected, flu vaccine effectiveness concerns have been raised. Evidence shows the current vaccine is stopping only three out of every 100 vaccinated from developing the illness. The agency stated that a “drift” or mutation in the virus has caused mismatching […]

Flu Shot Myths: Do Not Believe Them

Flu Shot Myths: Do Not Believe Them

Do not believe the myths that surround the flu shot. If someone is wanting to get one, right now is the proper time. The vaccine gives individuals top protection even before flu season hits into main gear when late autumn arrives. Getting a shot is the best way to avoid coming down with influenza. However, […]