April 07, 2020

Flu vaccine info

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention recommend these groups get influenza vaccine:

? People 50 and older.

? Long-term care residents.

? Children, adults with chronic health conditions.

? Children 6 months to 6 years.

? Pregnant women.

? Health care personnel.

? Those who work with young children, the elderly and others at high risk.

Public vaccine clinic at Bangor Civic Center 7-11 a.m. and 4-7 p.m. Nov. 29 and Dec. 4. Clinics online at www.findflushot.com and ww.flucliniclocator.org.

Doctors and other practitioners offer vaccine. Cost covered by MaineCare, Medicare, private insurance orup to $25.

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