Flu Shot Clinic Scheduled in Hamilton

Grant Boone
October 11, 2019

Flu shots are available for $24 at both Health Division offices in Pontiac and Southfield.

"Every year, we see people become seriously unwell from flu and every year, unfortunately, we see people die from flu".

Public health authorities in ME say the state has received word of the first cases of seasonal influenza for the new flu season.

"Protect yourself and loved ones with an annual flu shot", said Stafford. "Vaccination can reduce the risk of getting the flu and help protect the health of others in the community".

Influenza is often quite serious for people 65 and older.

Flu season is starting to ramp up in parts of Texoma.

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According to various foreign vaccine suppliers, cited by Bloomberg, getting shots from the plant to the patient will be complicated due to the possible no-deal Brexit.

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention recommends everyone 6 months of age and older get a flu vaccine by the end of October.

It's important for everyone to get vaccinated, Epperson said. People who think that they may have the flu and are pregnant, have an underlying medical condition or who are extremely ill should contact their healthcare provider immediately.

Symptoms of influenza can include fever, cough, sore throat, body aches, headache, chills and fatigue. "Receiving a flu vaccination from your local county health department, your physician, or any of the many places flu shots are available, is absolutely the best way for Oklahomans and their families to stay healthy this winter".

In people who do live in a nursing home or care facility, the flu vaccine is 50% to 60% effective in preventing hospitalization and 80% effective in preventing death from a flu complication.

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