If you saw the Golden Globe Awards a few weeks ago, you know that there was a moment when several syringe-wielding white coated individuals descended upon the attendees and administered flu shots to the unsuspecting crowd. See the clip here.
In my mind, regardless of one’s position on vaccines, the choice to take or not take a flu shot belongs to the patient. To be ambushed at an awards show on broadcast television is unconscionable.
There are many things to consider when deciding on whether to get the vaccine.