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Flu Shots Should Not Be Forgotten During Global Pandemic
While the United States’ public health focus has been strictly on the importance of getting vaccinated against COVID-19, the flu shot remains an important tool in efforts to support the health of all Americans. The COVID-19 pandemic has had one beneficial effect: a significant drop in the number of flu cases. However, with most schools operating in-person and consistent moves toward more normalcy, the flu may be back in full force this winter. Public health officials are urging Americans to remember to get their flu vaccine. The most opportune time to get vaccinated against the flu is October. Click here to read more.