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Jarrod Hendry

Family Practitioner

Dr. Jarrod Hendry is a family practitioner practicing in White Rock, British Columbia. Dr. Hendry specializes in comprehensive health care for people of all ages. In addition to diagnosing and treating illnesses, family practitioners also put focus on preventative care with routine checkups, tests and personalized coaching on how to maintain a healthy lifestyle. Dr. Hendry possesses immense general knowledge on maintaining health and today, family practitioners provide more care for the underserved and rural populations than any other medical specialty.
27 years Experience
Jarrod Hendry
  • White Rock, British Columbia
  • UBC
  • Accepting new patients

Why do I have a fever after my flu shot?

The flu vaccine is an attenuated virus which means that it is just like the regular flu virus but it has some changes so it not as virulent as the native strain. It does not cause READ MORE
The flu vaccine is an attenuated virus which means that it is just like the regular flu virus but it has some changes so it not as virulent as the native strain. It does not cause you as many symptoms as the real virus but your body still mounts a reaction to fight the virus and it is your body that creates the fever just like a regular flu. It is normal to feel like you have some of the symptoms of a flu after getting the flu vaccine.

Why does hay fever severity fluctuate

Different allergens are more prevalent in different years, so your exposure will change and your hay fever severity may change from year to year.