We will be starting our annual Flu Clinic on Friday, September 17, 2021. Clinics will take place each Friday morning, starting at 7:30am.
Please be advised we cannot accept walk-ins, you must schedule an appointment ahead of time. These clinics are solely for flu immunizations, and we cannot address any other concerns, including other vaccinations, injections, or arrange healthcare referrals.
**Call our office to schedule your flu vaccine today!
Study Finds Flu Shots Protect Against Some Severe COVID-19 Symptoms
The flu vaccine may provide some protection against severe symptoms of COVID-19, with a new study finding lower intensive care unit (ICU) admissions, sepsis, and stroke rates.
An analysis of patient data presented at the European Congress of Clinical Microbiology & Infectious Diseases found that the annual flu shot reduces the risk of stroke, sepsis, and deep vein thrombosis (DVT) in patients with COVID-19. Individuals with COVID-19 who had been vaccinated against the flu were also less likely to visit emergency departments (ED) and to be admitted to the ICU.
Several studies have found similar results, although this is the largest study of its kind, according to the authors. The research team screened de-identified electronic health records of more than 70 million patients worldwide and identified 2 groups of 37,377 patients. Read More Here. . .