Health Department to Host Free Flu Shot Drive-Thru in Orlando

Public health agencies say the flu vaccine is the best protection from the flu and its complications

The health department said that flu vaccination should also be a priority for those persons who live with or care for persons at higher risk for influenza-related complications.

People can help prevent the spread of flu by washing their hands frequently and thoroughly, avoiding touching their eyes, nose and mouth with their hands and staying home when sick. National Influenza Vaccination week is a national awareness campaign focused on highlighting the importance of continuing flu vaccination through the holiday season and beyond. Although influenza activity remains at minimal levels, the virus can still cause illness and even death.

Flu season is on the rise.

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention recommends that everyone, from ages six months or older, to get a flu shot each year. "We are recommending all Texans 6 months of age and older get their flu vaccine as soon as possible".

The flu shot is available at health care providers walk-in clinics and participating pharmacies
The flu shot is available at health care providers walk-in clinics and participating pharmacies

Take flu antiviral medicines if your doctor or pharmacist prescribes them. A flu vaccine is not only important for protecting yourself but also for protecting your friends and family members.

Flu shots are covered by Medi-Cal, Medicare, and by most insurance plans.

Today, December 4, the Mississippi State Department of Health (MSDH) reported its first laboratory-confirmed case of influenza for the 2018-2019 flu season. "Flu vaccine is the best way to protect both children and adults from serious complications, hospitalization, and in many cases, death". "That's why getting vaccinated should be a top priority as people look for ways to protect themselves from the potentially serious effects of the flu", added Angela Patterson, Chief Nurse Practitioner Officer, MinuteClinic.

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