How can I protect myself and my family from the flu?

The best way to protect yourself and your family from getting the flu is to get a flu vaccine every year. It is recommended that everyone 6 months of age and older should get the flu vaccine. Seasonal flu vaccines have a very good safety track record. The flu vaccine is available by shot or nasal spray.

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1. What is seasonal flu?
2. How can I protect myself and my family from the flu?
3. Who should get vaccinated this season?
4. How effective is the flu shot?
5. What are the risks from getting a flu shot?
6. What are the side effects that could occur?
7. Can the flu shot give me the flu?
8. Why do some people not feel well after getting the flu shot?
9. What about people who get a seasonal flu vaccine and still get sick with flu-like symptoms?