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09 November

Get Your Flu Shot

Category: Adult Primary Care, Family Medicine, Gender Health, LGBT, Pediatrics, Pharmacy, Public Health, Vaccination & Immunization

 By Legacy Communications

 Flu season is here. Here’s what you need to know.

What is the Flu Vaccine?
The flu vaccine is updated each to protect against the most common influenza issues.

Why vaccinate?
Influenza can lead to hospitalization, sometimes death. The best flu protection is to vaccinate each year.

When?
Flu season is between October and May. The CDC recommends being vaccinated by the end of October. So, if you haven’t had your flu shot yet, get it soon.

Who should get vaccinated?
Everyone should get vaccinated, unless recommended otherwise by a medical professional.

Where can I get vaccinated?
Flu shots are available at all Legacy Clinics and Pharmacies.