Posted Thursday, January 24 -- 1:45pm
Official Press Release from Public Health - Madison & Dane County
Madison WI – January 24, 2008 - Public Health for Madison and Dane County announces that it still has flu vaccine available free for children at least 6 months of age and for all adults.
According to Amanda Kita Yarbro, epidemiologist for Public Health – Madison and Dane County, “At this point, influenza activity is low in Southern Wisconsin but is expected to increase. Influenza cases are on the rise nationally.” So even though we are well into the flu season, it is not too late to get vaccinated.
For more information on clinic locations and schedules call 246-4516
Please note that these vaccinations are available to Madison and Dane County residents.
Since the vaccine takes two weeks to work and since adult vaccine supplies are limited, it’s best to take advantage of this opportunity soon and get yourself and your kids protected against the flu.