Sep 07, 2020 6:30 PM

Advice issued for getting a flu shot

Posted Sep 07, 2020 6:30 PM

Pottawatomie County officials have noted that September means back-to-school, autumn is arriving, and with that, flu season. Getting your flu vaccine annually is a good idea for most people, but may be even more important this year.

The same ways to mitigate the spread of COVID-19 can be used to stop and/or slow the spread of most diseases, including Influenza. Wash your hands often, stay away from others – especially when you are sick, and wear a mask if you cannot maintain physical distancing.