The Flu shot is recommended for every person over 6 months of age and helps keeps you and your family protected throughout flu season.
There are a lot of myths about the flu shot, and it is important for people to understand the benefits of the flu shot ( ENG ι FR ) and the difference between the common cold and Influenza ( ENG ι FR ). Influenza causes more severe illness than a common cold and can lead to severe health problems for some people. Influenza can also cause death in some of our most vulnerable populations. Get the facts about Influenza and the Flu Shot. When you get the Flu Shot you are not just protecting yourself; you are also protecting your family and the community!
Adults and children 5 years of age and older can also receive their flu shot at their local pharmacy! See what Pharmacies will be offering flu shots in your community. Appointments can also be made at your family physican's office.
Proof of legal guardianship/permission will be requested by the immunizing Public Health Nurse when bringing a child other than your own to receive their flu vaccine.