We might not have a vaccine for coronavirus – yet. But we do have one for seasonal flu and getting a flu shot this year could be more important than ever. Photo: AFP We might not have a vaccine for coronavirus – yet. But we do have one for seasonal flu and getting a flu shot this year could be more important than ever. Photo: AFP
We might not have a vaccine for coronavirus – yet. But we do have one for seasonal flu and getting a flu shot this year could be more important than ever. Photo: AFP

Is a flu shot worth it? Yes, more than ever this year, respiratory medicine specialist says

  • Governments worldwide are fretting that the coming flu season will erode immunity and predispose thousands more to coronavirus
  • Getting a regular flu shot this year could be the best thing to slow the pandemic’s spread until we have a vaccine for it, Dr Raymond Tso says

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We might not have a vaccine for coronavirus – yet. But we do have one for seasonal flu and getting a flu shot this year could be more important than ever. Photo: AFP We might not have a vaccine for coronavirus – yet. But we do have one for seasonal flu and getting a flu shot this year could be more important than ever. Photo: AFP
We might not have a vaccine for coronavirus – yet. But we do have one for seasonal flu and getting a flu shot this year could be more important than ever. Photo: AFP
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