Baby Your Baby: The Flu is Scary

Baby Your Baby - The Flu is Scary

(KUTV) The flu can be scary, especially for young children. Dr. Josh McBride, Pediatrician with Northern Utah Pediatrics at the Layton Parkway Clinic, stopped by KUTV to answer common questions about the flu, and explain why it's so important for the entire family to get their flu shot.

1) Why is the flu so scary?

2) How does it compare to other deadly preventable diseases among children?

3) What's the difference between the flu and other illnesses like the common cold or another virus?

4) Does the flu vaccine give you the flu, or is that a myth?

5) Why do all members of the family need to get their flu shot?