There are many misinformed opinions being passed around in the media over the flu vaccine. The fear mongering and the ignorance can be stopped by reading and knowing a few facts about the flu vaccine.
- No vaccine is 100 percent safe or 100 percent effective to everyone. However, the flu vaccine has been proven to be safe and effective to varying extents across populations.
- Both vaccinated and non-vaccinated people alike are potential carriers of the flu virus.
iii. The flu vaccine may have side effects. Individuals should look at their health history as well as family history for health risks that may be made worse by the flu vaccine.
Read the full story here:
Image courtesy of www.FreeDigitalPhotos.net by Sura Nualpradid
Mike Dilkes MS FRCS(ORL-HNS), FRCSEd, FRCS
Mike Dilkes Health Hub @ Herne Hill is South London's private medical center. HealthHub has the resources required to run a full clinic service for the majority of medical specialities. From blood tests and prescriptions, to sports injuries and sports medicine.
Patients can book consultations, testing, procedures and surgery, including - Allergies, ENT, Male Health, Botox, Endoscopy, Laser Hair Removal, Minor Injury, Minor Operations, Vaccinations, Travel Vaccinations, Diet, Nutritional Therapy, Snoring and Sleep Apnea Monitoring, Emergency Care and other medical treatments.
Over 10 expert physicians are ready to meet with you, discuss your concerns, and provide the tests and treatments you need -- including: Medically qualified doctors and consultants in Ear Nose and Throat, Head and Neck, and Neurology; Clinical Psychology; Psychotherapy and Counseling; Sexual Psychology and Counseling; Integrative Counselling; Acupuncture; Clinical Sport and Remedial Massage Therapy; and Nutritionist.
Flexible appointments, so you'll quickly see a specialist, with minimal wait in the office.