Skip directly to local search Skip directly to A to Z list Skip directly to navigation Skip directly to site content Skip directly to page options
CDC Home
November 2013
DHHS (NIOSH) Publication Number 2014-103
thumbnail of 2014-103

Common Misconceptions About the Flu Among People Who Work in Child Care Settings

People who work in child care settings are at risk of getting the flu. The single best way to protect against the flu is to get vaccinated each year. Everyone 6 months of age or older should get the flu vaccine every year. This fact sheet dispels some of the common misconceptions about the flu and the flu vaccine among people who work in child care settings.

Contact Us: The U.S. Government's Official Web PortalDepartment of Health and Human Services
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention   1600 Clifton Rd. Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
800-CDC-INFO (800-232-4636) TTY: (888) 232-6348 - Contact CDC–INFO