Show: October 6, 2013:
Why should you get a flu shot?
Interview: Lisa Grohskopf, M.D., medical officer, influenza division, CDC.
According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, flu seasons are unpredictable in a number of ways. Lisa Grohskopf, M.D., a medical officer for the CDC influenza division, discusses the upcoming flu season and the different vaccine options available. According to Dr. Grohskopf, flu season starts in October, and consumers should get vaccinated as soon as possible.