To locate a flu shot clinic near you, visit 2-1-1 Arizona or call 211 within Arizona or toll free 1-877-211-8661 from anywhere.
The CDC's flu forecasters say there's a 30 percent chance the season will peak around the end of December, after the holidays. When someone gets sick, they mistakenly believe the vaccine was the cause.
The CDC says that this year's flu strains are expected to be mostly similar to last year's, when the vaccine was 39% effective (a tad behind recent historical norms). In most places, the shot should be available until January or February as the flu season can last months, sometimes even until May.
The government is to provide hepatitis A vaccines to infants starting next year, with about 200,000 children to benefit each year, the Centers for Disease Control (CDC) said yesterday. For more information on influenza: here. The most common strand in IN and nationally has been the H3N2 strand.
- stay home while sick until their fever has been gone for at least 24 hours.
The flu doesn't discriminate as to who it will infect, which is why it's important to make sure your workforce is prepared for flu season - which is now in full force.
The cost of the vaccine is $10 for adults and children. Wiping down surfaces with anti-bacterial wipes kills many different viruses, including the flu.
A flu shot is your best defense.
"The manufacturer has provided Trivalent influenza vaccine for infants 6 months - 35 months to cover the gap not met by the current stock of Quadrivalent Influenza vaccine approved for persons 3 years of age and older". These include aches, low-grade fever, and soreness, redness, or swelling at the injection site.
In rare cases, serious allergic reactions may occur.
Getting the flu is clearly more than an inconvenience. The shot also does not boost your immune system; if your immune system was already weakened before you were administered the shot, you may still be infected by the virus. However, those in high-risk groups like the elderly or the very very young might need to see the doctor and a prescription.
The North Korean foreign ministry said its nuclear weapons were a self-defensive deterrence not in contradiction of worldwide law. Facing a shortage of food, North Korean soldiers have been raiding farms to secure food supplies for the military.
The three agreed to establish a trilateral dialogue during Chinese Foreign Minister Wang Yi's visit to the two countries in June. He called on the two countries to build trust, enhance understanding and improve ties.
Coutinho's arcing shot from the edge of the penalty area which had just enough curl on it to take it inside the far post. Firmino grabbed his second shortly after, tapping home into an empty net following unselfish work by Mohamed Salah .
Its murky origins have been revealed to include a Republican donor who hired political intelligence firm Fusion GPS. Trump has lashed out repeatedly at the Federal Bureau of Investigation and U.S. intelligence agencies.
The Steelers announced they released Harrison Saturday to make room on the roster for offensive tackle Marcus Gilbert . Now all that's left is for the Steelers legend to face off against his former team in the AFC Championship game.
The actress has bought Kris Jenner debatably the best Christmas present ever, as the pair's BFF status reaches new heights. This week, Jenner's daughter Khloe Kardashian confirmed she is expecting her first child with boyfriend Tristan Thompson.
The family members then returned home for a traditional turkey lunch, before watching the Queen's speech together. A suicide bomber struck as they left the venue following a performance by American singer Ariana Grande.
Net Worth Khloe is part of the " Keeping Up with the Kardashians " series as an executive producer and main cast member. However, not all aspects of the 33-year-old's experience having a baby has been totally ideal.
Winds: W 15-30 miles per hour . - Minnesotans woke up to one of the coldest Christmases in more than 20 years Monday morning. Watch ABC17 News for the newest forecast and timing of snow chances through the week and check back here for updates.
British girl 'by chance pleads responsible' in Egypt
Plummer was arrested on arrival from Britain in October, and her detention was extended twice prior to her court appearance. The court hearing comes after the tourist was arrested when she was found carrying 320 tramadol tablets in her suitcase.
When Christmas is over at your house, recycle that tree
Because the trees will be mulched, CCH asks residents to remove any ornaments or wreaths before bringing the trees to be recycled. The city of Aurora is offering several locations to drop off Christmas trees through January 8.
PM Modi launches Delhi Metro's Magenta Line
Aditynath said that in the nine months of his rule, he was taking decisions without any partisan attitude or self interest. On December 24, 2002 then prime minister Atal Bihari Vajpayee took a ride on the metro, Modi recalled.
Steelers use defense to clinch postseason bye
Yates completed 7-of-16 passes for 83 yards with one touchdown and one interception in Monday's Week 16 loss to the Steelers . They held a comfortable 34-6 lead late against the Texans, and chose to take out several of their key players.
Mumbaikars enjoy first AC local train ride on Christmas
For the first week, the authorities will run the train for only six times every day between Churchgate and Borivli stations. Built in Chennai at a cost of Rs 54 crore, the 12-car rake of the AC local arrived here on April 4, 2016.
Four killed as bus crashes into underground passageway in Moscow
He tried to apply the brakes but they did not work, the investigative committee said, with the crash happening in icy conditions. It is not clear what caused the crash but Russian media said the driver had been detained after he lost control of the vehicle.
White Christmas assured; Arctic cold to follow
The Weather Service has issued a wind chill warning for most of northern Minnesota and a wind chill advisory near Lake Superior. Snow is forecast across parts of Scotland on Christmas Day, with ice expected to form on roads and pavements into Boxing Day .