October and November are considered the best months to get a vaccination against influenza. Although the nasal spray is available, most New Yorkers who opt for the vaccine will get a needle in the arm. Dr. Jane R. Zucker, an assistant health commissioner for the city, joins us in our studio to discuss New York’s plan to ensure that 90% of its population over 65 gets the vaccine.

Producer: Megan Kelty

Reporters: Carolyn Nardiello, Laura Silver