Flu Vaccines

The best way to protect yourself and your family from the flu is with the annual flu vaccine. Vaccines can reduce the flu illness, doctors’ visits and missed work and school. Elderly, very young children, pregnant women and people with certain health conditions are more vulnerable to serious flu complications.

 

Flu Information 2016-2017

As per the CDC, a few things are new for this flu season:
•Only injectable flu shots are recommended for use this season.
•Flu vaccines have been updated to better match circulating viruses.
•There will be some new vaccines on the market this season.
•The recommendations for vaccination of people with egg allergies have changed.

For more information on the flu and annual vaccine, visit:

http://www.cdc.gov/flu/about/season/flu-season-2016-2017.htm