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SLIDESHOW: 8 Reasons Why Healthcare Workers Skip Flu Shots

    

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1. Fear of illness or side effects caused by the vaccine
"It is impossible to get the flu from the flu shot, as it is a killed vaccine. Patients can get a mild reaction for a day or two which is the antibody response," says Andrea Sikon, M.D. Chair in Department of Internal Medicine for Cleveland Clinic.

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