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is there a difference?

is there a difference in the swine flu shot and the regular flu shot? would you get 1 and not the other? should you get both?

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Anonymous

Asked by Anonymous at 9:46 PM on Mar. 30, 2010 in Health

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  • Two different strains of flu, two shots.
    BlooBird

    Answer by BlooBird at 9:48 PM on Mar. 30, 2010

  • "swine flu" or H1N1 as they started calling it, is just the newest mutation of the flu virus. There are roughly 300 mutations of it, the regular flu vaccine covers about 5 of those, the H1N1 vaccine only covers that one. there are still 390+ strains that you can catch.

    NOT WORTH IT! is what my dr. told me.
    Anonymous

    Answer by Anonymous at 10:00 PM on Mar. 30, 2010

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