Does the flu shot really work?

Answer On One Hand: The Flu Shot WorksAccording to the Center for Disease Control, the flu vaccine is the best method of flu prevention. After you get the vaccine your body makes antibodies to protect aga... Read More »

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If you are on the Depo shot but took antibiotics or your also on a hormone pill will that conter act the shot to not work?

Answer Antibiotics are notorious for reducing the effects of birth control.

You paid to get a flu shot a month ago Now your work is giving these for free Should you get a second flu shot?

AnswerNo, not if it is the same exact vaccine, there are no benefits to receiving the same shot twice when you are an adult (children need to get flu vaccines in a series of two vaccinations if the... Read More »

I shot myself in the leg with a nail gun at work today and i'm wondering if i need to get a tetanus shot?

If you have the flu will the flu shot work?

Yes and that is important since you can not be certain that the type of flu you have is the same as the one the vaccine is for. As long as you are free of high fevers it would be okay to get the va... Read More »