• Your Child Might Need Two Flu Shots

    11 days ago - By Scary Mommy

    It's flu season, and that means every person alive who is medically eligible for a flu shot really needs one. Around this time of the year, people start spouting a lot of opinions about the flu and flu shot. Here are a few quick scientific facts.
    1. First and most importantly, the flu shot cannot give you the flu .
    The flu virus in the shot is dead. Dead things can't replicate. There is no physical way it can cause a flu infection.
    2. The flu is not a stomach bug or a couple days of sniffles.
    It's a serious respiratory illness that kills thousands of people every year, including children...
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