Flu can be more severe in people aged 65 or over. Flu can lead to serious complications such as bronchitis and pneumonia (a lung infection), and you could end up in hospital.
Don't put it off – contact your GP or a pharmacist to get a flu vaccine now. It's free because you need it.
For further advice on how to stay well this winter, take a look at the selection of articles from NHS Choices below.
Read more at https://www.nhs.uk/staywell/over-65#UDxDXIuWpGwzKkQf.99