Absolutely not. Those of us who have autoimmune diseases need to get these shots since we are much more prone to getting ill. My rhuemy recommends it, or should I say pretty much orders it every year as far as the flu shot goes. The pneumonia shot should last at least 5 years I was told.
Hugs and Angels,
DX - sle and carpal tunnel
RX - plaquenil, prednisone, etolodac, lisiniprol, tramadol (as needed), hormones, folic acid, and lots of vitamins