Flu season is here! Have your received your flu vaccine yet? Everyone 6 months of age and older should get a flu vaccine every year. Not vaccinated yet? You still have time!
Getting vaccinated can be protective, as long as flu viruses are circulating. In addition to getting a flu shot, it's important to take everyday preventative actions to stop the spread of germs, including:
• washing your hands often
• covering mouth and nose with a tissue when sneezing or coughing
• avoiding touching your eyes, nose or mouth
• cleaning surfaces regularly
• staying home when sick