Do-it-yourself flu vaccine? Study shows it works
Do-it-yourself flu vaccine? Study shows it works In this Tuesday, Oct. 4, 2005 file photo, Eric Krex, 6, reacts as he is held by his mother, Margaret, while a nurse gives him a FluMist influenza vaccination in St. Leonard, Md. According to a study released Wednesday, Oct. 8, 2014, members of the military who squirted vaccine up their noses were as well-protected as others who got it from health ...
Flu shots now available
Iowa Specialty Hospital has seasonal flu shots available and is encouraging all individuals to receive the vaccine. Flu shots are available during normal clinic hours, Monday-Friday, 9 a.m.-5 p.m. and do not require an appointment. The cost is covered by Medicare, $25 if paid at the time of service, or may be billed to your insurance provider.
CDC recommends most Americans get flu shots
WASHINGTON (AP) — It’s time for flu vaccine again and while it’s important for the whole family, this year health officials have some different advice for different ages: Certain kids should opt for the ouchless nasal spray. Seniors, expect to get a new kind of pneumonia shot along with that flu jab.
Flu vaccine delay impacting Triad doctors
GREENSBORO, N.C. — A national delay in flu vaccine shipments is affecting doctors’ offices in the Piedmont Triad. The state and seven different private companies distribute the flu vaccine every year. Right now, there are plenty of state supplied vaccines to go around, which is what Medicaid patients get. Doctors are waiting on some private […]