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did you or your kids get the flu shot yet

last time we went to the drs she asked if we wanted the flu shot and i said no way

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yankeegirl87

Asked by yankeegirl87 at 12:32 AM on Dec. 6, 2010 in Health

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  • No way, we never have and we never will - I'm in one of the "high risk groups" or whatever they call it and I still refuse.
    Anonymous

    Answer by Anonymous at 12:33 AM on Dec. 6, 2010

  • No! But my hubby was forced to, he works for the military .
    gammie

    Answer by gammie at 12:34 AM on Dec. 6, 2010

  • Not yet, but we're going to very soon.
    musicpisces

    Answer by musicpisces at 12:36 AM on Dec. 6, 2010

  • Nope, we've never gotten them!
    raynestar

    Answer by raynestar at 12:36 AM on Dec. 6, 2010

  • No, we never have and never will. We have been (thank God) a very healthy family and there is rarely anyone sick, even with eight children. I don't know that I or our children have ever had the flu, even thought we don't get shots. I do recall that two years ago, my husband was extremely ill with what must have been the flu (terrible fever, chills, and body aches), and he had been given the flu shot at work for the first time ever, less than a week before. Neither I nor the children ever caught it from him, despite sharing a bed. He was so sick, that I was honestly worried that he would be hospitalized. Needless to say, he has declined the flu shot at work ever since. His bosses do not like that, but he tells them that he will not take that chance again.
    MyGiftsFromGod

    Answer by MyGiftsFromGod at 12:37 AM on Dec. 6, 2010

  • Nope! Never will either!
    bamsmom2001

    Answer by bamsmom2001 at 12:40 AM on Dec. 6, 2010

  • Yes, my daughters and I got the flu shot last month
    Nadali

    Answer by Nadali at 12:40 AM on Dec. 6, 2010

  • no, it makes me sick
    Charleys

    Answer by Charleys at 12:40 AM on Dec. 6, 2010

  • thank god my mother in law got it last yr and she was really sick from it
    yankeegirl87

    Comment by yankeegirl87 (original poster) at 12:40 AM on Dec. 6, 2010

  • I got bc I had too- i refused to let my pediatrician give it to my 15m old son.
    pinkcicle709

    Answer by pinkcicle709 at 12:44 AM on Dec. 6, 2010

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