What to do when the Flu Shot Fails You

As you probably know by now, this year’s flu shot wasn’t quite all it was cracked up to be. While the importance of the flu shot is drilled into us from the minute that the cold and flu season starts, the fact is that really, the concoction is really just an educated guess on which strains will be dominant this year. This season, the guess wasn’t so great, and experts estimate that about half of the viruses in cases that have been identified are different than the ones included in the vaccine for this the year. What do you do if you catch one of the bugs that’s not covered? Here are some tips for surviving the season, even if you catch the flu.  

The best way to protect yourself from illnesses like the cold and flu, of course, is to be proactive in your own healthcare. At our clinic, we embrace a holistic approach to wellness that focuses on keeping the whole body healthy. For a free consultation, call us today!

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