Flu Season Is Here! It's Time To Come In & Get Your Flu Shot!

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AfterOurs offers triple protection flu shots available for individual’s ages four and older for a low price of $30 on weekdays and $25 on weekends.

 

Flu season can begin as early as October and will continue to stick around until May. With its peak just around the corner, December through March, it is very important to come in and get your vaccination today. The vaccination boosts body’s immune system and protects against three viruses including 2009 H1N1* and two other influenza viruses.

 

Who Should Get Vaccinated?

 

Influenza is highly contagious, spreading through coughs and sneezes of an infected person(s). When an infected person coughs or sneezes the virus becomes airborne and can be inhaled by anyone nearby. Generally, school children are the first to get the flu and spread it to others. Health adults can spread the virus beginning one day before symptoms develop and 5-7 days after becoming sick. About 5-20% of population becomes infected with influenza each year.

 

Symptoms Appear 1-3 Days After Exposure, Including:

 

Treatment:

 

Complications May Occur When Infected, Including:

 

* The World Health Organization (WHO) declared an end to 2009 H1N1 Pandemic; H1N1 is still expected to circulate again this year with other seasonal flu viruses too.

** Safe for pregnant women.

*** Complications may occur for those NOT vaccinated including pneumonias and acute respiratory distress syndrome.