The New Shingles Vaccine!

The New Shingles Vaccine! (Video Transcription) There's a new shingles vaccine coming to market, and it looks to be awesome with just a little bit of awful. Stick around and I'll tell you more. So late in October, the Advisory Committee on Immunization Practices, the ACIP, which is part of the CDC, gave its recommendation to the new shingles vaccine which will be sold under the name Shingrix. So this vaccine looks really good. A lot of you know about the current shingles vaccine. When it came out a little over a decade ago, [...]

2018-12-04T20:38:14+00:00 November 1st, 2017|

When is the Best Time to Get My Flu Shot?

When is the Best Time to Get My Flu Shot? (Video Transcription) Is it time to get my flu shot yet? In fact, when is the best time to get my flu shot? That's a great question that people ask me all the time. Okay. So when is the best time to be vaccinated against the flu? This is a great question. People ask me this question all the time, and there's a couple schools of thought. One says get vaccinated early in case there's an early start of flu season. The other school [...]

2018-12-04T20:39:57+00:00 September 20th, 2017|