Who should get vaccinated this season?
Everyone who is at least 6 months of age should get a flu vaccine this season
While everyone should get a flu vaccine this season, it’s especially important for some people to get vaccinated. Those people include the following:
People who are at high risk of developing serious complications (like pneumonia) if they get sick with the flu.
People younger than 5 years (and especially those younger than 2), and people 65 years and older.
People who live with or care for others who are at high risk of developing serious complications (see list above).