Americans speak out on why they got the flu vaccine in new video

Americans Speak Out: Why We Got the Flu Vaccine, a video that the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, features Americans talking about why they chose to get vaccinated against the 2009 H1N1 flu virus.

In the video released Dec. 3, mothers, pregnant women, students, young adults and others explain why they got the H1N1 flu vaccine to protect themselves and their communities. You can share your reasons for getting vaccinated against flu by submitting a video to