- Published on Tuesday, 08 October 2013 14:24
Each year a great deal of information and misinformation is communicated to the public about influenza and the risk/benefits of influenza immunization.
Influenza can be devastating for asthma patients and others with specific conditions which impair the immune system. This highly contagious condition is one of the few acute respiratory diseases which can be prevented by vaccination. Contrary to popular belief in some circles, one does not catch influenza from an influenza vaccination.
As the upcoming influenza season approaches, this graphic may help you decide which vaccine is right for you.