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will you get the flu shot for the swine flu??

why or why not?

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Asked by Anonymous at 10:36 PM on Apr. 30, 2009 in Politics & Current Events

Answers (14)
  • no, b/c i'm pregnant

    Answer by josiesmommy00 at 10:37 PM on Apr. 30, 2009

  • No. I don't have a reason why. :-)

    Answer by Southerncharmes at 10:39 PM on Apr. 30, 2009

  • no b/c they had it back in 1976 and people died from it

    Answer by Anonymous at 10:39 PM on Apr. 30, 2009

  • no. by the time they come out with one it will all be over with. i assume the shot for swine flu will work about as well as all other flu shots....not very well.

    Answer by Anonymous at 10:40 PM on Apr. 30, 2009

  • No, thank you.

    Answer by Anonymous at 10:43 PM on Apr. 30, 2009

  • If it is well tested and shown to be safe then yes, I will get it if the CDC recommends it before next flu season. It's too late for it this time.

    Answer by AprilDJC at 10:51 PM on Apr. 30, 2009

  • No, but I'll get shot for the swine flu if I catch it around here! lol

    Answer by Steff107 at 10:52 PM on Apr. 30, 2009

  • I had the flu shot but no i wouldnt be willing to do anything other than what im doing now,

    Answer by LexsiesMommy at 10:55 PM on Apr. 30, 2009

  • I was pregnant when I got the shot in 1976 and I was okay (so was my daughter). I'll get the shot this time if the flu is still a big threat and if there is no shortage of vaccine.

    Answer by pagan_mama at 11:05 PM on Apr. 30, 2009

  • They just said on the news tonight that a vaccine for it wouldn't be available untill the fall anyway. Of course i'm concerned for my son....especially since there are now two confirmed cases of it just 45 minutes away and several unconfirmed cases in the Niagara Falls area (about 15-20 minutes North of Buffalo, where I live)! So, it's come close to home, but at the same time i'm not buying masks and freaking out, just washing our hands as usual!

    Answer by Mom2Jack04 at 11:17 PM on Apr. 30, 2009

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