–CDC continues to recommend flu vaccination as the first line of defense against the flu.
–Some providers in our area are reporting being out of the flu vaccine.
–North Central District Health Department has vaccine available for anyone over the age of 3 years. Call us at 402-336-2406 to check on nurse availability.
–If you do not live in O’Neill, Nebraska or are unable to travel; call your doctor or use the flu vaccine finder to find where vaccine is available in your community.
–Our district continues to report high flu activity
–We encourage everyone to take every day preventative actions such as staying away from sick people and washing your hands to reduce the spread of germs.
–If you are sick with the flu, stay home from work or school to prevent spreading the flu.
–Watch the severity of your symptoms closely; this year we have experienced a rapid decline in healthy people diagnosed with the flu. Call your doctor if you have any questions or concerns.