Article & Image from Daily Caring | Posted 10/4/18
Prevent severe illness in seniors with a flu shot
The flu season is upon us again. Unfortunately, older adults and caregivers are two of the most at-risk groups of people.
Getting a flu shot is a quick and simple way to significantly reduce the chance that you or your older adult will get sick.
And if either of you do end up getting the flu, having had the shot makes it less severe and less likely to develop into dangerous complications.
We share 5 reasons why a flu shot for seniors is absolutely essential.
We also explain when getting the flu shot is most effective, where to get a flu shot, what type seniors should get, and where to get additional information from a trusted source.