Flu season has arrived, and we're ready for it.
As part of our commitment to keep our community safe, Bon Secours St. Supplies are limited and will be offered on a first come, first served basis. The single best way to prevent the flu is to get a flu vaccine each season.
The seasonal flu vaccine protects against the three strains of influenza viruses that research suggests will be most common. All adults should be vaccinated for flu each year.
Particular effort should be made to immunize people at higher risk for flu, or complications from flu. These include:.
Adults over age 50 Pregnant women Residents of nursing homes and long-term care Bno People with chronic heart or lung problems, including asthma People with other serious medical conditions or weak immune systems Children Adult singles dating in Bon secour months years pediatric vaccines will not be available at the drive-thru event.
Get a flu vaccine.
Contact any Bon Secours Medical Group family or internal medicine office to get a vaccine if you are unable to attend the drive-thru event. Cover your nose and mouth with a tissue when you cough or sneeze, or sneeze into your sleeve.
Throw the tissue in the trash after you use it. Wash your hands often with soap and warm water, especially after you cough or sneeze. Alcohol-based gel hand cleaners are also good to use.
Avoid touching your eyes, nose or mouth. Germs can spread this way. Try to avoid close contact with sick people.
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