Mayor Bloomberg gets his flu shot; Photo - NYC.gov

The Mayor got a flu shot during his visit to a retirement home in Sunnyside Queens last week. The city has been encouraging New Yorkers to get their flu shots. You can get a flu shot from your doctor or a free one from the city's Department of Health and Mental Hygiene - call 1 866 FLU LINE (358 5463).

The CDC on the influenza vaccine