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Old 09-22-2012, 11:41 AM   #28
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Originally Posted by LeeD View Post
Suresh. Every year, the flu shot KILL dozens of senior citizens. That is also well documented, and presented on Channel 4 news several times in the last 10 years.
Umm, I think I'd like to see a citation on that one. I think you probably misinterpreted whatever you saw on the news.

I don't get the flu shot because I've never had the flu, I'm not in one of the populations that has a lot to fear from the flu, and I'd rather not mess around with my organism more than necessary. Irrational maybe but that's what I'm going with.

But I don't think it's a bad idea to get one, and I may start getting it when I join the ranks of the old and/or infirm.
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