Because of the COVID-19 pandemic, slowing the spread of the flu is more important than ever this fall and winter. The best time to get a flu shot is during the months of September or October. However, getting a flu shot anytime during the flu season can help protect you.
After getting a flu shot, everyone should keep taking these 3 daily steps.
Step 1. Avoid people who are sick.
Step 2. Cover your coughs.
Step 3. Wash your hands often.
Are you at higher risk of problems with having the flu? Visit People at Higher Risk of Flu Complications
The COVID-19 pandemic has caused many to skip the immunizations that keep you healthy. Keeping up with your vaccinations is vital for protecting against many common diseases. Click on the immunization assessment tool below to see if you are up-to-date on immunizations.
Immunization Assessment Tool
What vaccines does your child need?
Children from Birth through 6 years old
For more information visit the CDC’s Vaccination page https://www.cdc.gov/vaccines/index.html