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Why to be vaccinated against flu every year?

26 de abril de 2012

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Why should you be vaccinated against flu every year

Because different influenza viruses circulate each year, the influenza vaccine’s composition changes annually to protect against the viruses expected to be most common.
For this reason, it is important to get the influenza vaccine annually.
Who should be vaccinated?
Main Group Risk to flu:
People with chronic diseases as asthma, COPD, diabetes mellitus, Cardiac heart failure, kidney failure, etc;
People in cancer treatment;
People with 60 year old or more;
Children ( < 2 years old);
Pregnant woman.
Health workers and Health students.
Aircrew;
Travelers.
Sources:
@PulmaoSA
WHO – World Health Organization

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