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    You’ve just been rated 100% disabled by the Veterans Affairs. After the excitement of finally having the rating you deserve wears off, you start asking questions. One of the first questions that you might ask is this: It’s a legitimate question – rare is the Veteran that finds themselves sitting on the couch eating bon-bons … Continue reading

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My job just announced free flu shots to employees. However, the shots contain the regular and H1N1 varieties. From what I know about last year's H1N1 shot, it contained squalene and want to avoid it.

I found this about the Omaha VA offering a triple whammy flu:

http://www.vawatchdog.org/10/nf10/nfsep10/nf090710-1.htm

(Bronchovet already made some good comments too)

The Birmingham VA says the shot will be available October 1st, but it doesn't indicate which varieties will be included. I am going to contact them to see what they say.

Has anyone heard any other news about whether or not the regular VA flu shots will be combo shots and might include squalene? I want to avoid squalene.

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I always get a flu shot. Dallas VA is offering them in Mid October. I am wondering about the shingles shot whether to take or not.

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Pete,

Lucy's private PCP is a huge proponent of the shingles vaccine shot

and tetanus.

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My job just announced free flu shots to employees. However, the shots contain the regular and H1N1 varieties. From what I know about last year's H1N1 shot, it contained squalene and want to avoid it.

I found this about the Omaha VA offering a triple whammy flu:

http://www.vawatchdo.../nf090710-1.htm

(Bronchovet already made some good comments too)

The Birmingham VA says the shot will be available October 1st, but it doesn't indicate which varieties will be included. I am going to contact them to see what they say.

Has anyone heard any other news about whether or not the regular VA flu shots will be combo shots and might include squalene? I want to avoid squalene.

What is your issue with squalene. It is naturally occurring in the body?

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What is your issue with squalene. It is naturally occurring in the body?

Because of articles like this:

http://www.rense.com/general87/mill.htm

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