Flu Vaccine Update: The Mist, Missed

By Tamara Sheffield, MD
Flu needle

We are in the heat of summer, so Flu Season is probably far down on the list of health concerns at the moment. However, important news from the Center for Disease Control’s (CDC) Advisory Committee on Immunization Practices (ACIP) came out on June 22, 2016 when it reported that FluMist (LAIV) should NOT be used for the 2016-2017 Flu Season.