How to Avoid H1N1?

Answer H1N1 is the next pandemic virus. Many have avoided it; many have not. Here are some tips to avoid this virus.

Top Q&A For: How to Avoid H1N1

How quickly does the H1N1 vaccine protect you from H1N1?

In 8 to 10 days after the vaccination in healthy adults and children over 10 years old who have mature immune systems. It takes children, under age 10 down to infants 6 months old, longer because ... Read More »

Does the A-H1N1 vaccine truly prevent A-H1N1?

Yes. It is estimated to be effective in approximately 90% of people who get the vaccine. Some are unable to achieve immunity from vaccines due to an ineffective immune system or due to medicines th... Read More »

If you had an H1N1 shot can you still get H1N1 flu?

You could get a strain of the H1N1 flu virus that was not the same kind of virus that was in the flu shot. There are several different strains of H1N1 influenza. The pandemic swine flu A-H1N1/09 ha... Read More »

What is the difference between nasal H1N1 vaccines and the injected H1N1 vaccines?

The only real difference is the medium that holds the virus in the vaccine, one is made for injection into muscles and the other is for using as a nasal mist. The current vaccination for H1N1/09 is... Read More »