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Misunderestimator Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Thu Oct-07-04 06:03 PM
Response to Reply #18
20. Yes.... that's exactly what I do. Cleanliness, healthy food and exercise
Tonic of the gods, I say.
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  -I've never had a flu shot in my life... Misunderestimator  Oct-07-04 05:51 PM   #0 
  - Have you ever had the FLU?  greekspeak   Oct-07-04 05:52 PM   #1 
  - Yes I have... a couple of mild times as a child...  Misunderestimator   Oct-07-04 05:55 PM   #9 
     - I have taken the flu shot since I last got sick with flu  greekspeak   Oct-07-04 06:18 PM   #31 
  - I'm right there with ya.  notadmblnd   Oct-07-04 05:52 PM   #2 
  - I used to get it every year  Michigan Voter   Oct-07-04 05:53 PM   #3 
  - I will never, EVER get a flu shot.....  Texasgal   Oct-07-04 05:53 PM   #4 
  - That's the biggest reason.  Misunderestimator   Oct-07-04 05:56 PM   #10 
     - I thought I was the only one!  Texasgal   Oct-07-04 05:58 PM   #12 
     - Count me in as a weirdo. I have had the good fortune of extremely  Misunderestimator   Oct-07-04 06:00 PM   #15 
        - Good for you!  Texasgal   Oct-07-04 06:03 PM   #19 
     - SO far  Spinzonner   Oct-07-04 06:14 PM   #24 
     - Well, ain't that a nice thing to say... let me run right out and take one  Misunderestimator   Oct-07-04 06:16 PM   #25 
     - No.... I will never, ever get a flu shot.....  Texasgal   Oct-07-04 06:17 PM   #26 
     - I feel the same way  liontamer   Oct-07-04 07:45 PM   #62 
  - Aren't you scared?  sparosnare   Oct-07-04 05:53 PM   #5 
  - Injecting myself with that crap scares me much more.  Misunderestimator   Oct-07-04 06:01 PM   #16 
  - I am not scared at all  Texasgal   Oct-07-04 06:02 PM   #18 
     - Yes.... that's exactly what I do. Cleanliness, healthy food and exercise  Misunderestimator   Oct-07-04 06:03 PM   #20 
     - Agreed!  Texasgal   Oct-07-04 06:07 PM   #22 
     - One shouldnt draw conclusions from anecdotal evidence  Spinzonner   Oct-07-04 06:17 PM   #30 
        - Or perhaps not?  Texasgal   Oct-07-04 06:21 PM   #33 
           - True  Spinzonner   Oct-07-04 06:27 PM   #40 
              - I will not compromise my general health  Texasgal   Oct-07-04 06:37 PM   #43 
                 - It's unlikely that you would know if/when you were contagious  Spinzonner   Oct-07-04 06:45 PM   #44 
                 - I don't think I am self-centered....  Texasgal   Oct-07-04 07:05 PM   #49 
                 - Didnt say you were non-compassionate  Spinzonner   Oct-07-04 07:28 PM   #57 
                    - Geeez o'Peat!  Texasgal   Oct-07-04 07:36 PM   #59 
                       - You did not restrict the discussion to flu shots  Spinzonner   Oct-07-04 07:55 PM   #65 
                          - This is getting mildly silly  Texasgal   Oct-07-04 08:18 PM   #70 
                             - Potentially but of course not certainly  Spinzonner   Oct-07-04 08:31 PM   #72 
                                - Do you go outside?  Texasgal   Oct-07-04 08:40 PM   #74 
                                   - None of your precautions  Spinzonner   Oct-07-04 08:50 PM   #75 
                 - What a pantload.  nothingshocksmeanymore   Oct-07-04 07:10 PM   #50 
                 - Speaking of pantloads  Spinzonner   Oct-07-04 07:44 PM   #61 
                    - Dismayed by my logic? You completely misinterpreted my communication  nothingshocksmeanymore   Oct-07-04 07:50 PM   #63 
                       - Perhaps you should refrain from introdcuing  Spinzonner   Oct-07-04 08:04 PM   #66 
                          - She has zero duty to take a flu vaccine  nothingshocksmeanymore   Oct-07-04 08:08 PM   #67 
                             - And therefore the possibility of acquiring an infection  Spinzonner   Oct-07-04 08:15 PM   #69 
                                - It's been nice triangulating with you  nothingshocksmeanymore   Oct-07-04 08:22 PM   #71 
                                - Hmm... you got your microbiology education where?  LibLabUK   Oct-08-04 06:08 AM   #86 
                                - The nurse in question works at a Lasik clinic....  Bridget Burke   Oct-08-04 06:48 AM   #88 
                 - Oh and that is another pile...flu specifically is passed more through  nothingshocksmeanymore   Oct-07-04 09:49 PM   #80 
                    - While respiratory droplets are indeed the primary means  Spinzonner   Oct-08-04 04:10 AM   #85 
                 - have you ever heard of people getting hives from flu shots serious  barb1622000   Oct-07-04 07:18 PM   #53 
                    - Yes...that's why the shots are not recommended for people who suffer  nothingshocksmeanymore   Oct-07-04 07:22 PM   #56 
  - Flu shots are only recommended for....  onebigbadwulf   Oct-07-04 05:54 PM   #6 
  - I agree that those at high risk have a quandary...  Misunderestimator   Oct-07-04 05:58 PM   #11 
  - Immune deficient here. Guess I'll have to take my chances this year.  MrsGrumpy   Oct-07-04 05:54 PM   #7 
  - My day was great. One day left in the week after all.  Misunderestimator   Oct-07-04 05:58 PM   #13 
     - It's getting better by the second.  MrsGrumpy   Oct-07-04 05:59 PM   #14 
  - I got them in the military  sbj405   Oct-07-04 05:55 PM   #8 
  - I have to get one  fairyduster   Oct-07-04 06:06 PM   #21 
     - Welcome to DU!  sbj405   Oct-07-04 06:24 PM   #35 
        - Thanks  fairyduster   Oct-07-04 07:28 PM   #58 
  - Me neither, and I haven't had the flu in over 15 years  Xithras   Oct-07-04 06:02 PM   #17 
  - Oh no!  Southpaw Bookworm   Oct-07-04 07:55 PM   #64 
  - Only had the flu once ...  RoyGBiv   Oct-07-04 08:12 PM   #68 
  - I haven't for maybe 40 years....it was in high school.  greatauntoftriplets   Oct-07-04 06:12 PM   #23 
  - I will never get a flu shot  mlle_chatte   Oct-07-04 06:17 PM   #27 
  - Flu can be deadly for some people  Pithlet   Oct-07-04 10:05 PM   #83 
  - Tequila Shots yes... but  Pithy Cherub   Oct-07-04 06:17 PM   #28 
  - I haven't either NT  amazona   Oct-07-04 06:17 PM   #29 
  - I'm with you.  GOPisEvil   Oct-07-04 06:18 PM   #32 
  - I have no trouble with flu shot per se  teryang   Oct-07-04 06:23 PM   #34 
  - Now that's a good point I hadn't even considered...  Misunderestimator   Oct-07-04 06:26 PM   #37 
     - I watched Rep. Dan Burton's hearings  teryang   Oct-07-04 07:00 PM   #48 
  - no question -- youre just a lucky bastard  LiberalManiacfromOC   Oct-07-04 06:24 PM   #36 
  - LOL .... um..... ok  Misunderestimator   Oct-07-04 06:26 PM   #38 
     - Needles scare me....  LiberalManiacfromOC   Oct-07-04 06:52 PM   #46 
  - I've never had a flu shot also  Gothic_Sponge   Oct-07-04 06:26 PM   #39 
  - same here and if you read web sites like "justsaynotovaccines  barb1622000   Oct-07-04 07:21 PM   #55 
  - Maybe we should change this thread to say  Texasgal   Oct-07-04 06:28 PM   #41 
  - I wasn't telling anyone to not get one....  Misunderestimator   Oct-07-04 06:30 PM   #42 
  - I am 64 next month  JitterbugPerfume   Oct-07-04 06:50 PM   #45 
     - Good on you!  Misunderestimator   Oct-07-04 06:58 PM   #47 
  - I never had one either and never will and too many people get  barb1622000   Oct-07-04 07:13 PM   #51 
  - I got one once and won't again...we'll suffer together, honey.  nothingshocksmeanymore   Oct-07-04 07:14 PM   #52 
  - I'll make you chicken soup, and fluff up your pillows for you...  Misunderestimator   Oct-07-04 07:19 PM   #54 
  - There you go again  Spinzonner   Oct-07-04 09:08 PM   #78 
     - When they make a righteousness vaccine, I'll call you to peddle some  nothingshocksmeanymore   Oct-07-04 09:36 PM   #79 
        - Fair enough  Spinzonner   Oct-07-04 09:50 PM   #81 
           - You haven't demonstrated where I've failed any logic except where  nothingshocksmeanymore   Oct-07-04 09:58 PM   #82 
  - Haven't got one either  Nikia   Oct-07-04 07:41 PM   #60 
  - From what I've read about them..  deseo   Oct-07-04 08:31 PM   #73 
  - asking you anything  Kennethken   Oct-07-04 08:59 PM   #76 
  - LOL... Nope, that's a total unexpected side-effect...  Misunderestimator   Oct-07-04 09:08 PM   #77 
  - I HAVE TO have it  Prisoner_Number_Six   Oct-07-04 10:08 PM   #84 
     - Hmm..  LibLabUK   Oct-08-04 06:15 AM   #87 
        - The Opposite Is True For Me  ProfessorGAC   Oct-08-04 07:14 AM   #89 
           - Ah...  LibLabUK   Oct-08-04 07:18 AM   #90 
              - Fingers Crossed!  ProfessorGAC   Oct-08-04 08:03 AM   #91 
 

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