|Confessions of a Died in the Wool Flu Shot Avoider|
Ten days into the almost overwhelming marathon of coughing, phlegm,
sneezing, sore throat, swollen tonsils, days of laryngitis, chills and weakness (though,
thank goodness, no fever) . . . "How could I have passed
up the brief pain of a flu shot?"
Too busy? I never get sick! I'm healthy ...
excuse, it may not be worth clinging to a tenuous lifeline. Plenty
of locations are "begging you" to come in - pharmacies and health
centers - all of them stocked with untainted, high quality anti-viral
doses of what the CDC (Centers for Disease Control) says are the likely
culprits this flu season.
Flu Clinics at the Uphams Corner Health Center
Roksana Pirog from the Uphams Corner Health Center says:
Go ... Get ... Your ... Flu shot. Boston Medical Center is already
reporting flu hospitalizations, and in the elderly population.
The health center has a few more flu clinics going on before the end of the year.”.
flu shot now before you get the flu since they don't help people once
they've been infected.