Flu Season Has Arrived—It's Time for Your Annual Flu Vaccination
Every fall, Americans are prompted to get vaccinated against the influenza virus. Influenza is responsible for millions of hours in lost productivity and massive amounts of direct medical costs. The flu also wreaks havoc on school attendance each year. The greater the percentage of people in the workplace or classroom who are vaccinated, the less likely it is for a significant outbreak to occur. Here's why getting a flu shot is essential not only for you, but for your family, friends, and coworkers.