Aussies have been hit hard with the flu this year, and while it’s easy to think the end is in sight, a doctor has warned the worst is yet to come. Even though we are well into winter and you may have escaped the flu so far, there is no time like the present to get your flu vaccine. “It is very important for anyone who hasn’t had their flu vaccine to get it as soon as possible,” Dr Richard Kidd, chair of the AMA Council of General Practice, told He said the peak was usually between July and September. “That’s when we get the biggest numbers by far — and the worst is yet to come,” he warned. “That’s the pattern we see year in, year out.” Experts say July through to September is peak time for the flu. Source:istock “Last year we were expecting a horror […]