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Old 08-31-2009, 11:34 AM   #8 (permalink)
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Originally Posted by INSIDER View Post
i'm actually against flu shots.
i'm against these 'too good to be true' miracle shots that will keep you immune from getting sick.
what these do is end up making your imune system weaker, because your immune system wont have to do any work to fight off bacteria.
Flu shots actually do what you're looking for. They make the immune system react to a small amount of virus in order to store up more antibodies.
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