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Did you get your flu shot?

Tuesday, December 04, 2012

This was the latest story in health news.

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From my observations this does seem to be an early flu season. I've already had a lot more students out with the flu than usual. The flu vaccine is the best way to avoid getting the flu.

For those of you who workout at the gym, be diligent about wiping down the machines and other equipment BEFORE and AFTER using them. Think about yourself as well as those around you. It's nice to share but that doesn't include the flu.
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NWFL59 12/4/2012 6:21PM

    Got mine early this fall as I don't want to experience flu every again if at all possible! emoticon

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PMRUNNER 12/4/2012 4:43PM

    My DW just got hers and the kids have had them. I need to just get it done.

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TINAJANE76 12/4/2012 4:34PM

    No, I didn't and I suffered mightily. Whatever's going around is killer this year! I'd highly recommend getting vaccinated if you haven't already.

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BOILHAM 12/4/2012 2:17PM

    I get them for free, but still am hesitant to do so. I'm one of those old guys who doesn't like any kind of medicine. BUT, the Boss nagged me into getting one when I had my recent physical, about a week ago.

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BROOKLYN_BORN 12/4/2012 10:44AM

    I'm like Bill60. I never got a flu shot until I got the flu in 1990. I thought I was going to die. Never missed a shot after that and no more flu either.

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BILL60 12/4/2012 9:47AM

    Had the flu one time and promised myself, NEVER AGAIN. So, got my flu shot early on.

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PLMITCH 12/4/2012 8:58AM

    Got mine in early November, but good to post and remind everyone the importance of getting one!

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FITANDFIFTY2 12/4/2012 1:15AM

    I have already got mine too!

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SAKS20111 12/4/2012 12:37AM

    i got it.

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