6 Things we should know about getting the flu shot during the COVID-19 Pandemic.

1-Influenza and COVID-19 are both respiratory illnesses, meaning they affect your lungs. It is possible to get both at the same time.

2-It’s safe to get the flu vaccine, even during the pandemic.

3-More people getting the flu shot will reduce the overall number of flu-related hospital visits, which could help us save important healthcare resources for the treatment of patients with COVID-19 this winter.

4-Although the flu vaccine does not protect you from getting COVID-19, it may reduce your chance of getting a more serious case of it.

5- This year's flu vaccine is new and improved.

6-This year's flu vaccine is safe and effective.