After former President George H.W. Bush was hospitalized with pneumonia, the news circulated about pneumonia and the affects it has on elderly adults. Pneumonia is the fourth leading cause of death for elderly adults when allowed to spiral out of control.
During the cold weather, the flu can spread rapidly and cause health concerns for individuals of all ages. With an influenza outbreak in full swing in New York, keeping our patients informed on the benefits of a flu shot is important. While it’s not too late to get a flu shot, there are various pros and cons associated with the flu shot we want to present to ensure you make the best decision.