Flu Shots Protect Against Heart Attack and Stroke

Getting vaccinated is more important than ever.

COVID-19 has taken center stage, but there’s another virus that deserves the spotlight: influenza. The flu can be serious—even deadly—for people with heart disease, because it increases their risk of having a heart attack or stroke. That’s why doctors urge patients to get vaccinated against the flu every year. “Getting vaccinated lessens the likelihood you will […]
To continue reading this article or issue you must be a paid subscriber. Sign in

Subscribe to Heart Advisor

Get the next year of Heart Advisor for just $20. And access all of our online content - over 2,000 articles - free of charge.
Subscribe today and save 38%. It's like getting 5 months FREE!
Already Subscribed?
Click Here to Sign In | Forgot your password? | Activate Web Access