Posted On October 17, 2017 By In Clinical

CDC Recommends Two Flu Shots for Kids 6 Months to 8-Years-Old

In addition to reminding clinicians that all patients 6 months of age and older should receive flu shots by the end of this month, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention is trying to get the word out that children between 6 months and 8 years of age should receive their vaccinations twice, approximately 28 days apart. Like last year, the CDC also recommends against using the nasal pump spray because it’s been deemed inefficient in delivering the vaccine.

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