Flu: Prepare for the 2016-2017 Influenza Season

Flu: Prepare for the 2016-2017 Influenza Season
September 29, 2016 No Comments News Com. Mgr.

Flu season is upon us!

The Center for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) has provided the following information to help you protect yourself and your family best against the flu:

For the 2016-2017 season, CDC recommends use of the flu shot (inactivated influenza vaccine or IIV) and the recombinant influenza vaccine (RIV). The nasal spray flu vaccine (live attenuated influenza vaccine or LAIV) should not be used during 2016-2017. The 2016-2017 influenza vaccination recommendations are now available.