Posts Tagged ‘flu’

Flu Clinic – September 20, 21, 23 and 24th

Flu vaccine is available now in our office! During your office appointment in September, October or November our staff will be happy to vaccinate you. In addition, we will have a Flu Clinic to administer the vaccine on September 20, 21, 23 and 24th. Please call (440) 816-2761 for an appointment.

Updated Flu Facts for 2012

Below are the latest flu facts that can help keep you and your loved ones healthy this flu season: Flu season often begins as early as October, peaks in February, and can last until spring or even early May The flu can be very dangerous for the young, old, and those with other medical conditions […]

Winter Protection

Now that the season is upon us and the snow has begun to fall, we all must take precautions to protect ourselves and our loved ones from the hidden hazards of winter. Often many individuals are not prepared for what ‘Old Man Winter’ blows in! Winter hazards include increased risk of the following: Illnesses including […]

Influenza, Better Known as the Flu

Influenza, better known as the flu, is an infection of the nose, throat, and lungs that is caused by an influenza virus. There are many different influenza viruses that can cause the flu and these viruses often change from season to season resulting in a new flu strain. The flu illness can vary from mild […]

Have You Gotten Your Flu Shot Yet?

Who: The Center for Disease Control and Prevention is recommending an annual influenza vaccination for everyone age 6 months or older. What: The flu is a contagious respiratory illness caused by viruses leading to a mild to severe illness and occasionally death. The best way to prevent the flu is by getting a flu vaccine […]