The coronavirus pandemic has made it more important than ever to get your flu shot this year. At the same time, the coronavirus pandemic has changed some things about how you will get your flu shot this year.
How can I tell the difference between the flu and COVID-19? It’s impossible to tell without a test. Influenza and COVID-19 have such similar symptoms, you may need to get tested to know what’s making you miserable. Body aches, sore throat, fever, cough, shortness of breath, fatigue and headaches are symptoms shared by the two. […]
WARSAW, Poland (AP) — The Polish government is trying to secure more flu vaccines from international producers amid a national shortage fueled by higher demand during the coronavirus pandemic, Poland’s health minister said Tuesday. Health Minister Adam Niedzielski said Poland generally has very low flu vaccinations rates and is seeing a vaccine shortage now because […]
To avoid that worst-case scenario, health officials are pleading with everyone who can to get a flu shot.
Health experts agree that it is more important than ever to get vaccinated for the flu this year. For those 65-years-old and over, the high-dose vaccine now has more of a boost than last year’s version. Added immunity that many may need as we head into the fall and winter months.
East Shore District Health Department is kicking off their public clinics this Saturday with a drive-thru flu clinic in Branford.
Medical providers want to avoid ‘twindemic’ as flu season begins alongside potential second wave of COVID-19
With the flu season now around the corner and a potential second wave of COVID-19, health providers want to avoid what’s being called a ‘twindemic’.
You may see that flu shots are now being offered at doctor’s officers, pharmacies, and even some grocery stores, but is September too early to get one?
With COVID-19 still in CT, experts are stressing the importance of a flu shot, especially for those with ‘compromised health’
With all eyes on Connecticut’s virus infection rates, a COVID-19 and influenza double whammy something health experts are trying to avoid at all costs.
The CCHD will be hosting eight drive-thru flu clinics during the month of October in Berlin, Newington, Rocky Hill and Wethersfield.