View Single Post
Old 01-09-2013, 05:01 PM   #14
Vivhop98's Avatar
Vivhop98
Registered Users
seller
 
Join Date: May 2009
Location: Bloomington, IN
Posts: 4,394
My Mood:
Re: Should I try and get my kids chicken pox?

Quote:
Originally Posted by escapethevillage View Post
I wouldn't do it right now. I've heard the flu is so bad that the hospitals don't even have room...so, if your kids have chicken pox and it's worse than what you expected, I think you could be in for a long difficult winter. It will lower their immunity for the whole winter. I'd consider it in spring, but not the beginning of cold and flu season.
I agree with this. I had influenza this year and was sick for two weeks. It was about a month ago and I still feel weak and achy in my shoulders. I would consider it after flu season.
__________________
Vivian, wife to Ben,poet, Homeschooling mama to B-9,M-5, S-3 :
"Past the mission and I smell the roses"
Vivhop98 is offline   Reply With Quote