Answers to Your Questions about the Flu
Flu season is around the corner, raising lots of questions about this sometimes deadly disease. When should you get a flu shot? Who is most at risk? How do you cope if you or a family member come down with the flu?
On Thursday, November 2, Einstein Healthcare Network infectious disease specialist Eric Sachinwalla, MD, answered your questions during a live online chat. Dr. Sachinwalla, medical director, Infection Prevention & Control, at Einstein Medical Center Philadelphia, received his medical degree from Robert Wood Johnson Medical School.
Here’s what he had to say.