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Updated 28 April 2016

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If you’re HIV positive, you’ll know that you are more susceptible to becoming ill. For that reason it is important for people with HIV to get their annual flu shots.

It is almost flu season in South Africa, so it is important for you to get your vaccination soon, as it takes two weeks before its protective action kicks in.

Take a look at our HIV/Aids Centre for more information on managing your condition.

 
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