ACIP Urges Nasal Spray Flu Vaccine

June 26, 2014 9:31 PM

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Say goodbye to needles -- if there's a choice, doctors should give children their flu vaccine as a nasal spray rather than a shot, a CDC committee has urged.

The Advisory Committee on Immunization Practices voted to recommend a preference for the inhaled live attenuated influenza vaccine, FluMist, for healthy children 2 through 8.

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