The flu shot is your best protection against severe flu

Influenza, or flu, is a highly contagious respiratory illness caused by influenza viruses. It is more serious than a common cold. In 2017 more than 650 people died in NSW from influenza related complications. This year’s influenza vaccines have been updated to provide the best possible protection. By getting a flu shot you’re protecting yourself and the community from serious illness.

Publication date: 2022/04/21 13:00:00 GMT+10

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Organisation: NSW Health

Audience: General Public

Tags: Influenza, Infectious Diseases