National Council on Aging

Why older adults must understand their flu vaccine options
Why older adults must understand their flu vaccine options
Health Brandpoint 1/04/2014 at 11:58AM

With the flu season officially here, it’s important to consider the single best way to prevent influenza (commonly known as “the flu”) – the flu vaccine. What many older adults don’t know is that the immune system weakens with age, meaning older adults are at a higher risk for flu and related complications.