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Asthma

Myths About Flu Shots and Asthma

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Be aware of how serious the flu can be


You can’t count on others being vaccinated to protect you


Younger adults need to do a better job being vaccinated


Frequency of the flu in asthmatics


Complications of the flu for asthmatics


The flu shot and concurrent asthma attacks


How effectively a flu shot protects you


Egg allergies and flu shots


Elimination of the FluMist vaccine


Infants and children should be vaccinated


Jennifer Mitchell Wilson

Jennifer Mitchell Wilson

@Jen_Rackley

Jennifer Mitchell Wilson is a dietitian and mother of three girls. Two of her children have dealt with acid reflux disease, food allergies, migraines, and asthma. She has a Bachelor of Science in dietetics from Harding University and has done graduate work in public health and nutrition through Eastern Kentucky University. In addition to writing for HealthCentral, she does patient consults and serves on the Board of Directors for the Pediatric Adolescent Gastroesophageal Reflux Association.