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Give It A Shot: What To Know About Flu Season 2018-2019

Does the flu shot actually work? Are you convinced that the vaccine actually gives you the flu? How bad is this year’s strain expected to be? 

Morning Shift dives into what you need to know about this year’s vaccine, common misconceptions and what you need to know as flu season gets underway.

GUEST: Dr. Kristin Drynan, chair of Illinois Academy of Family Physicians’ public relations task force; family physician at Advocate Medical Group in Aurora

LEARN MOREFlu season lingers in big cities, study finds (Chicago Tribune 10/9/18)

People at High Risk of Developing Serious Flu–Related Complications (CDC)

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