It"s Flu Season; Are Your Children Vaccinated
January 28, 2015•9 min
Flu vaccinations not only protect your child, but helps to protect the whole neighborhood.Anyone can get the flu, but the risk of getting the flu is highest among children.Flu can make some people much sicker than others. These people include young children, people 65 and older, pregnant women, and people with certain health conditions – such as heart, lung or kidney disease, nervous system disorders, or a weakened immune system. Flu vaccination is especially important for these people, and anyone in close contact with them.Kathryn M. Edwards, MD is to discuss the flu season and how important it is to get the vaccine for you and your children.