Originally Posted by SeeinRed
I've had a flu shot twice and gotten the flu both years. I know its probably more bad luck than anything, but I just don't do them anymore. I definately wouldn't tell anyone not to get them though, especially if you are a high risk or even come in contact with someone who is a high risk on a regular basis.
I've only gotten the shot once about 20 years ago (worked with some nurses) and got the flu and was off work for over a week. So it's no for me.
BTW, someone here at my work sent a email with this question as well...