Sunday, 18 November, 2018

Louisiana Health Department gives flu shots in a drive through clinic

The formulation of flu shots change every year according to what strains are active The formulation of flu shots change every year according to what strains are active
Samantha Long | 04 November, 2018, 19:43

The flu vaccine is recommended for everyone six months and older, including pregnant women.

Despite widespread publicity, Livar said his department still hears common misconceptions about the disease and the vaccine. However, the flu vaccine can be administered at any time during the season, which typically runs from October through May.

"Mrs. Jones would you like the flu vaccine today?" Every year, up to 650,000 deaths are attributed to the flu worldwide, according to the World Health Organization.

Warren County Public Health wants to remind residents to get their flu shots with the colder temperatures on the way. The clinic was held last year too and it was such a success, they held it again this year.

Get the shot: Despite claims that you get the flu when you get the shot, this is actually false. Early treatment with an antiviral drug can help prevent flu infections from becoming more serious.

"Influenza is high fever, headaches, dry cough, sore muscles and it can lead to problems like pneumonia and other various life threatening conditions", Belcher said.

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Drivers like Ruthier Thomas took advantage of the opportunity to get her flu shot here. Traditionally it protects against 3 types of influenza: Influenza A, (H1N1), influenza A (H3N2) and influenza B. The flu shot will only be available while supplies last.

Contain: Stay home from school or work when you are sick to keep your germs from spreading. "Because information can come from so many places, from friends and family to the internet, it's important to talk to a doctor you trust to get credible information that is based in science and facts". "It can take up to two weeks for the flu shot to take effect", says Jennifer Johnson, Public Health Nurse for Lincoln County Health Department.

No although people do tend to link the two the vaccine can not cause a flu illness. This is why you may develop the flu around the time you get a vaccine because you were exposed prior to getting the vaccine and were not protected at the time you got infected.

Despite the hope that this country may duplicate Australia's flu season, Murti said Canadians shouldn't assume there's no point in getting vaccinated.

The 2017-18 season in Canada was a bit of an anomaly, surprising even some influenza experts.

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