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Getting A Flu Vaccine Advised – Brevard NC


October 10, 2016

Transylvania Public Health is now offering flu vaccines.

The flu is a serious illness that can cause fever, headache, extreme tiredness and body aches lasting for a week or more, according to a press release from the county department.

Flu is contagious and complications can be serious, especially in young children, older adults and people with certain medical conditions.

The single best way to help prevent the flu is to get a flu vaccination, the release said. The Centers for Disease Control recommend that all people ages 6 months and up be vaccinated against the flu each year.

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