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Shots

  • Flu—Get the Shot
    Read about the basics of the flu, how it spreads, prevention, and treatment. Find out the differences between the flu and a cold, and learn about getting a flu shot.
  • Shingles
    Read about shingles, including the cause—varicella zoster virus (VZV)—the symptoms, the shingles vaccine, and post-herpetic neuralgia.
  • Shots For Safety
    Find out about shots that can help keep you from getting sick. Includes information on the flu; pneumococcal disease; tetanus and diphtheria; shingles; and measles, mumps, and rubella.