Flu Vaccine Options Which Flu Vaccine is Right for You?
Flu Facts Up to 20% of the U.S. population with get the flu each season. Every year roughly 36,000 people in the U.S. die from influenza each year. You cannot get the flu from a flu vaccine. Flu viruses mutate every year and immunity wanes. It is important to get a flu vaccine every year to protect yourself and others from influenza disease. ● ● ● ● Getting a flu vaccine is no longer a one size fits all standard. A variety of options are available to provide adequate protection for each different individual.
3 Strain Standard Flu Shot Infants 6 months and older Healthy Adults Pregnant Women ● ● ●
4 Strain Flu Shot Protects against B-class influenza, which affects young children. Young Kids. Healthy Adults ● ● ●
Egg Free Flu Shot Cultured in Caterpillar Cells Great for Adults with Severe Egg Allergies Approved for Ages 18 - 49 ● ● ●
Nasal Spray Flu Vaccine No Needles! Kids & Adults Who Do Not Like Shots Healthy Kids and Adults Ages 2 - 49 ● ● ● ●
High Dose Flu Shot Great for Elderly Adults with Weakened Immune Systems Age 65 or Older ● ●
Flu Patch Vaccine - Coming Soon! No Needles! Less Painful Safer to Administer & Receive Ship & Store at Room Temperature Reduces Overall Medical Costs More Convenient ● ● ● ● ● ● *If you would like to learn more about The Flu Patch or get on waiting to receive a flu patch instead of a flu shot, sign up at www.flupatch.org