The Center for Disease Control and Prevention recommends that everyone over the age of 6 months get a flu vaccination.
- Everyone 6 months and older should get a yearly flu shot
- Don’t spread germs: Wash your hands & cover your cough/sneeze
- Take flu medications, if your doctor prescribes them
- Getting vaccinated is the best way to prevent the flu.
The U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention has more helpful advice and a national perspective on preparations for the next flu season.