Dec. 1, 2012

 

Flu season is here

 
Skagit Regional Health encourages everyone over six months of age to get a flu shot every year. It is especially important for the following individuals:
 
  •     Caregivers of infants less than
  •     6 months of age
  •     People 65 and older
  •     People living with chronic
  •     health conditions
  •     Pregnant women
  •     Care providers of all high risk individuals
     
Flu shots are available by contacting your primary care provider’s office or visiting the Skagit County Health Department which offers Walk-in Flu Clinics on Mondays, Wednesdays, and Thursdays from 9 a.m. to 3:30 p.m.
 
Find out more about seasonal influenza at the U.S. Department of Health and Social Services Flu website.