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The Fluh

silentCalfan Wrote: Jan 08, 2013 3:44 AM
I used to get the flu once or twice a year. The last time was in 1974. Right after that I increased my vitamin C intake to 1000 mg/day, and have not had the flu since then. Nor any head colds. I have never had a flu shot and don't intend to ever get one. My wife has had the same experience with vitamin C.

I am good about getting my shots. At my advanced age I was supposed to get a pneumonia shot and a shingles shot, so I got them.

I also got a flu shot. I didn't get a flu shot in Tanzania or Kenya. I got it at my Doc's office on K Street so I can only assume it was full strength.

Next year, I'm going to ask for super strength, because if I don't have the flu, I have a really, really bad cold.

I am generally pretty healthy. Other than the occasional cardiac bypass surgery and...