The Daily Illini

National Influenza Vaccination Week: Time to dispell myths

By Raymond Sobczak

December 9, 2013

Alicia Walsh, an exchange student from Swansea University in Wales, refuses to get the flu vaccine. “I got the flu shot once when I was younger, and it made me sick,” Walsh said. “I remember not feeling right a few hours after I had gotten the shot ... My mom had to call me out of school.” When...