Flu Season Is Approaching in the United States

Flu Season Is Approaching in the United States Drake has canceled concerts in Miami due to a case of the flu. This is the latest reminder that flu season, which took a toll on the United States last year, is upon us. The highest number of flu cases in the country generally tend to run from October to March. The CDC recommends everyone six months and older should be vaccinated for influenza every season, ideally by the end of October each year. The vaccine can be imperfect, but it is the best defense people currently have against the flu. After receiving a flu shot, it takes two weeks to develop the antibodies needed to protect against infection. It is best to get the vaccine before the season begins to have full immune benefits.

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