Dr. Thomas Bollyky, Director Global Health Program
Council on Foreign Relations
Essentially, the Doctor says – if you’re sincerely concerned about health, get a flu shot. On average, about 30,000 Americans die every year from flu strains – and we do a mediocre job of getting our families vaccinated.
No surprises. Just common sense from a knowledgeable source.
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