flu vaccine: shot or mist?

My son (2yrs 9mos) has an appointment tomorrow afternoon for his flu vaccine and I still haven't decided whether to get the shot or the mist. Any perspective or experience on...


Flu mist vaccine side effects

My 10 year old son received the Flu Mist vaccine yesterday and today he's been a bit off. He's showing side effects such as lethargy, loss of appetite, and general crankiness...


Flu shot/Flu mist

Are any of you getting your child vaccinated for the flu? Have any of your children had the flu? If so, do you know how it affected their platelets?


Flu Vaccine?

I wanted to hear some thoughts on the flu vaccines. I have never received the flu vaccine. I have a 4-year-old daughter who attends pre k 5 days a week. Her dr recommends she...

Started by Jennifer on 08/31/2009 in Moms Under 30

Last update on 09/01/2009 by Amber


Live Virus: FluMist while breastfeeding?

I received the FluMist flu vaccine today AT my childs pediatrician clinic. They know I am breastfeeding. From my understanding, the CDC says breastfeeding is not a...



When vaccinated children and non-vaccinated children mix is there a chance that the diseases the vaccinated children got the vaccines for can 'jump' to the non-vaccinated...


swine flu vaccination

Hi, i received a letter last week offering my 9 mo the swine flu vaccination i have read a few leaflets and i have got an appointment with the doc next week to ask for advice...

Started by Claire on 01/21/2010 in April 2009 Babies

Last update on 02/03/2010 by Desiree


swine flu vaccinations

would like advice about swine flu jab a bit unsure bout it need more advice if anyone has any im debating if i should let my 18mnth son have it or not

Started by Emma on 01/28/2010 in Toddler Moms

Last update on 01/28/2010 by Karen


Flu vaccine, yay or nay?

I just got the call from my doctors office that it is flu vaccine time. Are you getting it for you and your family? Why or why not?

Started by ~♥Little Miss on 09/08/2011 in Hot Topics

Last update on 06/10/2014 by Kate



Hi there, I am expecting my first child in a few short months. I have briefly spoken to my Doc about vaccinations but I would love some feedback and personal opinions and views...

Started by Annie on 09/25/2009 in Babies And Infants

Last update on 10/10/2009 by Aniesha



on the top of my email it talked about vaccinations and that is a subject i am very leary of. i have 5 friends that have children effected by the vaccines. that is too scary...


Vaccines or No Vaccines??

I have vaccinated both of my children ( 3 years and 15 months) so far, but I am just wondering if everyone else has or will. I have been reading all the side effects and links...

Started by Rhonda on 04/15/2012 in Toddler Moms

Last update on 02/09/2014 by Sheron


h1n1 flu vaccine

Has anyone gotten the swine flu vaccine and what kind a reaction was experienced. I so damn confused...the medical society recommends it, but the stories I hear from people who...

Started by Hasmik on 10/29/2009 in Toddler Moms

Last update on 11/01/2009 by Katherine


Swine flu

i have never had a flu shot in my life, as well as i have never had the flu (knock on wood) but my doc is stressing the fact to me, as well as many other people, about the...


Flu Shot

My daughter will be 10 mo on Oct 28. Should she get a flu shot? How many of you have or have not gotten you child a flu shot what are your reasons?