Can you get flu and COVID-19 booster injections at the same time?

As flu season gets underway, some Marylanders are wondering if they should get the flu shot and the new COVID-19 booster shot at the same time.|| COVID-19 updates | Maryland’s Latest Figures | Get tested | Vaccine Information ||The Maryland Hospital Association encourages anyone eligible to get the COVID-19 booster shot as soon as possible. … Read more

Getting a flu shot may lower your risk of stroke, study shows

There may be a big benefit to getting your flu shot beyond virus protection, according to a new observational study published in the journal American Academy of Neurology. The study found that people who received the flu shot were less likely to have a stroke. Specifically, the study focused on ischemic stroke, which “accounts for … Read more

Getting a flu shot may lower your risk of stroke, study shows

There may be a big benefit to getting your flu shot beyond virus protection, according to a new observational study published in the journal American Academy of Neurology. The study found that people who received the flu shot were less likely to have a stroke. Specifically, the study focused on ischemic stroke, which “accounts for … Read more

BC braces for rough flu season as health experts encourage vaccination – BC

British Columbia health experts are warning that this year’s flu season could be particularly annoying, and they are urging people to get their flu shot and follow the same safety precautions that will help prevent the spread of COVID-19. While pandemic precautions made the last two flu seasons exceptionally light, Australia, which went through its … Read more