B.C. pharmacists dispel common flu shot myths

October 5, 2020 News

Can the flu shot give you the flu? The answer is no.

BC Pharmacy Association members Gary Tse and Lisa Le give you the facts to dispel the common myths about flu vaccines. This year, British Columbians will be heading into a flu season in the midst of a worldwide pandemic.

Pharmacists are the health profession in B.C. who regularly administer more flu shots than any other health profession. This year, 2 million publicly funded flu vaccines will be available to protect B.C. communities.

Ask your pharmacist for the latest information about the flu season this fall.