Flu on top of any long-term health condition can easily develop into something very serious, and you could end up in hospital. You are eligible for the free flu jab if you have the following conditions:
Don't put it off – contact your GP or pharmacist to get the flu jab now. It's free because you need it.
Find out more about the flu vaccine on the NHS website.
Mark, 47, has interstitial lung disease and polymyositis
If you start to feel unwell, even if it's a cough or a cold, don't wait until it gets more serious. Seek advice from your pharmacist.