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Flu shots in order for almost everyone - The Galveston County Daily News : Health

July 22, 2014

Flu shots in order for almost everyone

Posted: Tuesday, October 2, 2012 12:00 am

The Galveston County Health District is reminding everyone that the old saying about an ounce of prevention being worth a pound of cure is especially true when it comes to influenza. The ”ounce of prevention” is a flu shot which is the best way to prevent the flu.

”There are no sure predictions about this year’s flu season but we do know the season will bring illness inconvenience and missed work” said Dr. Mark Guidry Galveston County Health Authority. ”For some at higher risk it brings flu complications hospitalization and even death. A simple flu shot is your best protection.”

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