Anyone else get their flu shot yet for 2020-2021?

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  1. Professor Zero

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    Got my senior flu shot August 27th.
     
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  2. captcurly

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    My wife and myself are in our late seventies and we got our shots last week. Regards to all at GT and you have to be very careful out there.
     
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  4. Combatcomm

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    Ah the dreaded GG in the Butt cheek. Had before every deployment. The worst part!
     
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  5. Dragline

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    Oh that’s good news! I’ll check our local this week. :cheers:
     
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  6. Jon_R

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    Next week is my plan. I have some domestic travel coming up in Oct and want it doing its thing before I start my trip.

    If the world is falling apart in Jan Feb I will consider a booster or just take a couple months off and hunker down. At 550 hours vacation and 250 hours of sick time so I could sit out for 20 weeks + if I need to. :)
     
  7. Wojo88

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    Never had one nor has my wife and we never had the flu.
     
  8. fjrdc

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    Wife and I both got them 2 weeks ago our doctor was pleased we asked for them
     
  9. jmohme

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    Ill get m flu shot the same time I did last year.
    Oh, wait. I've never gotten a flu shot.:dunno:
     
  10. gamboolman

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    Got the Flu shot two days ago at work.
    Still abit sore and fuzzy - as shots always make me feel poorly and feverish for a day or two....
     
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  11. Haldor

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    Got mine today. No problems.
     
  12. wyntrout

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    I'm going to get mine at a local Publix grocery store. They give a $10 gift certificate and take Tricare insurance. My wife still has Navy clinic use, but uses Publix, too. Getting $10 is nice.
     
  13. mike from st pe

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    End of this month or the beginning of next month. One does not want to get the vaccine too soon.
     
  14. czsmithGT

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    True about too soon- my doctor recommended Sept 15 at the earliest. It will take a couple weeks to build up immunity and taking the shot too soon could leave you more vulnerable at the end of the flu season.
     
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  15. Colt38SuperDude

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    Already got my flu shot for 2020-2021.
     
  16. Tuner Sandwich

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    My work usually hands them out for free.

    I assume they'll do it again this year.
     
  17. Nestor

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    I will as usual.
     
  18. Z71bill

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    I got mine 9/17/2020 -

    So all you guys that have never been in a major car crash (or had the flu) - I guess you don't need to wear your seatbelt (or get a flu shot)!
     
  19. Haldor

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    Troublemaker.

    :cheers:
     
  20. alnicoG22

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    My insurance company nags me to get one and they pay for it. I do not think I have had the flu in my 68 years.