Flu Season

Everyone in the community is encouraged to get a flu shot before or during a flu season. Flu shots are available at the Health Department, or at your doctor's office or local pharmacy. The NC. Department of Health and Human Services specifically recommends:

  • Getting a flu shot
  • Wash hands frequently, preferably with soap and water or an approved hand sanitizer
  • Cover coughs and sneezes with a tissue and then discard the tissue promptly
  • If you are sick with flu, stay home from work or school until you have been fever free for at least 24 hours
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