During a global pandemic, it's good to get the flu shot

Health officials are urging people to get their flu shots this year to help prevent a large flu outbreak that could overwhelm hospitals during this COVID-19 pandemic.

Touro Family Medicine Physician, Dr. Meredith Maxwell explains why it's important now, more than ever, to get the flu shot.

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