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I had always done well with the seasonal flu shot...

January 12, 2021 01:09PM
....for about 10 years... regular. No reactions of any kind. Then, about 15 years ago, I got sicker after a flu shot than I had ever been in my life. There was a solid 4 days of suffering that I will never forget. It scared me away from getting the flu shot for 15 years. Nope... wasn't gonna chance it. I'd rather deal with the seasonal flu than whatever that was that they injected me with.... until 2020. I couldn't get around the idea that I didn't want to catch covid, and then catch the seasonal flu on top of it. So, I got the flu shot. No reactions of any kind. Not sure what I'll do next flu season. confused smiley
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  Just curious - who here is getting the vaccine

ferragamo79114January 11, 2021 07:57AM

  I'm getting it ASAP

21Dog21January 11, 2021 07:59AM

  Re: I'm getting it ASAP

waterfield21January 11, 2021 10:37AM

  My wife just got the second injection..

sstrams22January 11, 2021 08:07AM

  Oh.......joy.

Ramgator23January 11, 2021 08:29AM

  Same here...

sstrams18January 11, 2021 09:17AM

  Re: Oh.......joy.

waterfield19January 11, 2021 10:46AM

  Regardless.... I was OFTEN sick while getting flu shots.

Ramgator17January 11, 2021 01:57PM

  I had always done well with the seasonal flu shot...

RAMbler15January 12, 2021 01:09PM

  Re: I had always done well with the seasonal flu shot...

waterfield14January 13, 2021 09:33AM

  Got my first round 4 days ago....... 2 days ago, I tested positive???? sigh

Ramgator20January 11, 2021 08:20AM

  And four days later, my upper left arm is STILL sore!! Worst shot I have ever had.

Ramgator19January 11, 2021 08:23AM

  Awesome: so it may not work, flu like symptoms for weeks

ferragamo7929January 11, 2021 08:53AM

  Sore after the first shot?

sstrams19January 11, 2021 09:18AM

  My arm felt like hell after shot #1.

Ramgator16January 11, 2021 01:59PM

  COVID vaccination works

waterfield28January 11, 2021 10:54AM

  there's no evidence of it not working

zn17January 12, 2021 08:37AM

  Re: Just curious - who here is getting the vaccine

MamaRAMa23January 11, 2021 01:58PM

  Re: Just curious - who here is getting the vaccine

ramBRO27January 11, 2021 04:38PM

  HA!! I KNOW there is something to football and high BP!!

Ramgator14January 12, 2021 05:27AM

  hope for both of your sakes.......

21Dog14January 12, 2021 05:33AM

  I was supposed to get it last Friday....

Rampage2K-26January 11, 2021 08:07PM

  I'll get it when they say I can have it.... nm

RAMbler12January 12, 2021 01:10PM

  A state-by-state guide for when you can get the COVID-19 vaccine

MamaRAMa26January 12, 2021 02:59PM

  IOWA

IowaRam15January 12, 2021 04:01PM

  Why Iowa's vaccine distribution plan differs from other states

MamaRAMa21January 12, 2021 06:15PM

  I thought you were gonna say....

Ramgator15January 13, 2021 05:02AM

  We have sled dog teams standing by Attachments

IowaRam9January 14, 2021 09:37AM

  Some people have gotten the shots

IowaRam13January 14, 2021 09:41AM

  My folks are getting theirs on February 4th, I believe

Drew28397January 18, 2021 01:01PM

  For folks in MO that are currently eligible: Be persistent!!

Drew283911January 18, 2021 01:12PM

  Ha... heard it could take 6 or 7 years

Atlantic Ram14January 18, 2021 05:19PM

  The more people that decide not to take the vaccine

waterfield12January 19, 2021 09:21AM

  Re: Got my first shot today

AlbaNY_Ram16January 19, 2021 12:31PM

  how do you feel

ferragamo796January 20, 2021 04:54PM

  Re: how do you feel

AlbaNY_Ram8January 21, 2021 07:01AM

  Re: how do you feel

IowaRam8January 21, 2021 07:52AM

  Re: lol

AlbaNY_Ram6January 21, 2021 10:51AM