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Old 01-09-2013, 06:01 PM   #14
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Re: Should I try and get my kids chicken pox?

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, 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.
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