As Canadians continue to deal with the COVID-19 pandemic, there is yet another virus season right around the corner: influenza.

Dealing with the COVID-19 pandemic has become a focus in our day-to-day lives. However, flu season will soon be starting. While scientists and researchers say that getting a flu shot this year is more important than ever, there is worry that the importance of preparing for this year's flu season has been somewhat overshadowed by the concerns surrounding COVID-19.

So, why is it so important to get a flu shot during this pandemic? And how should Canadians prepare for this year's flu season?

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