September 30, 2022 / Molina Healthcare
It’s that time of the year again – the time when your chances of getting the flu go up. But you can reduce your chances by getting the flu shot. If you do get the flu, learn what you can do to reduce the severity.
First, you can do daily things to stop the spread of germs. These include:
Because the flu is a severe illness that can lead to a hospital stay, it’s recommended that you get a flu shot every year. Getting the flu shot not only protects you, it protects your loved ones and everyone around you. It also reduces doctors’ visits, missed work and missed school.
Different flu vaccines are approved for use in different groups of people:
You can get a flu shot from places like:
Talk to your doctor. They can help you find the right vaccine for you and your loved ones.
The flu can be prevented. Stop the spread. Do your part to protect yourself and everyone around you this season.