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Get your flu shot every year to protect yourself

Get your flu shot  every year

Get your flu shot every year

Tuesday, October 14, 2014

Vaccination is the surest way to protect against getting the flu. The flu can become more than just a feverish, achy condition that lasts a few days. Hundreds of thousands of people in the U.S. are hospitalized every year with complications from influenza.

Get your flu shot every year to protect yourself and help keep the flu from spreading to others. To learn more about the flu vaccine, visit www.publichealth.va.gov/flu/vaccination/index.asp.

What else can you do to slow the spread of flu? Take these simple precautions:

    Avoid people who are sick.
  • Clean hands often.
  • Keep hands away from your face.
  • Cover coughs and sneezes. Stay home when you are sick.

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