It’s that time of year again! With kids back in school, it’s the perfect time to start thinking about the flu vaccination. We recommend bringing your family to get flu shots in September or October, in order for it to be in effect during peak flu season in the winter. Getting a flu shot before flu season helps your body to build up immunity to the virus. There are several myths regarding the flu shot that may cause people to steer away from getting the vaccination. Check out our list of myths vs. facts below to learn the truth about why the flu shot is so important.