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Almost Half of US Adults to Skip Flu Shot – WebMD

Almost Half of US Adults to Skip Flu Shot - WebMD

Dec. 10, 2018 — More than 40% of Americans have not been vaccinated against the flu this year and don’t plan to get vaccinated, despite repeated warnings about the potential dangers and last year’s record number of flu-related deaths, a new survey shows. The survey includes interviews with 1,202 adults. It was conducted between Nov. […]

Over 40 percent of adults don't plan on getting a flu shot, despite 2017's deadly flu season – AOL

Over 40 percent of adults don't plan on getting a flu shot, despite 2017's deadly flu season - AOL

A poll by NORC at the University of Chicago found that over 40 percent of American adults haven’t gotten their flu shot yet and don’t plan to.  The poll found that 41 percent of adults don’t plan to be vaccinated despite last year’s record-high death toll.  Apparently most were concerned about the side effects of getting the shot, while others don’t […]

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