Okay, the capitals may have been too much… but studies have shown that the influenza vaccination may reduce death from cardiovascular disease.
Observational studies have shown an association between receipt of the flu vaccine and a lower risk of cardiovascular events (like strokes and heart attacks). Strengthening this association is a different study showed that getting the influenza infection was associated with an increased risk of cardiovascular events.
So, when the influenza vaccine becomes available in your area… I’d suggest that you line up.
Below is a picture of the influenza virus.