Influenza and Flu Immunizations
According to CDC guidelines, annual flu vaccination is recommended for everyone 12 months of age and older, with rare exceptions, because it is an effective way to decrease flu illnesses, hospitalizations, and deaths. This is especially critical during the COVID-19 pandemic to reduce the overall burden of respiratory illnesses.
The Flu is a highly contagious disease that can be a highly contagious respiratory disease that can keep you or your family out of work, school, or regular day-to-day routines for up to two weeks. It quickly spreads throughout indoor environments.
Flu symptoms usually come on suddenly. People who have flu often feel some or all of these symptoms:
- Fever above 102°F or Feeling Feverish/Chills
- Fast Breathing or Trouble Breathing
- Sore Throat
- Runny or Stuffy Nose
- Muscle or Body Aches
- Chest Pains
- Fatigue (tiredness)
- Trouble Urinating
- Vomiting and Diarrhea (most common in children than adults)
Who is at risk of the Flu?
The flu can be serious for everyone, including healthy people. However here are some people and health conditions that can make someone more at risk of catching Influenza:
- Adults 65 years and older
- Pregnant Women
- Young Children
- Heart Disease & Stroke
- Chronic Kidney Disease
- Children with Neurologic Conditions
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Take preventable measures this season and walk-in at our office when your family is ready for their annual flu shot.