• This Is Exactly When You Should Get the Flu Shot, According to Experts

    25 days ago - By PopSugar

    While the flu virus is present year round , flu season in the United States kicks up around the beginning of October, and according to Dr. Jena Sussex-Pizula, MD, at the University of Southern California, you should get the flu shot as soon as possible, before the season begins.
    "It takes about two weeks to get full protection from a flu shot, so getting it before flu starts spreading in the community is key," she told POPSUGAR. "The shot is available now and is almost always covered by even the most basic health insurance plans." You can even get the vaccine for free at many...
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