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Information for Specific Groups

Note: For the 2016-2017 season, CDC recommends use of the flu shot (inactivated influenza vaccine or IIV) and the recombinant influenza vaccine (RIV). The nasal spray flu vaccine (live attenuated influenza vaccine or LAIV) should not be used during 2016-2017. The 2016-2017 influenza vaccination recommendations are now available.

Many people don't know if they are at high risk for complications from influenza.Many people don't know if they are at high risk for complications from influenza. Some* of the people who are at higher risk for complications from influenza include:

Are you at high risk? Learn more.

*For a complete list of people who are at higher risk for flu complications, see People at High Risk from Flu.

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