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Woods County Health Department offering flu vaccines

 

October 13, 2021



Woods County Health Department is now offering flu vaccines and welcoming appointments beginning this week.

About eight percent of the US population gets sick from flu on average each season – with children being the most likely to get sick from the flu.

The CDC recommends everyone 6 months and older should get a flu vaccine every season, especially people at higher risk. Flu vaccination can reduce flu illnesses, doctors’ visits and missed work and school due to flu, as well as prevent flu-related hospitalizations and death, according to the CDC.

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