Free flu shot clinic for kids set at Expo Center in 2020

Published 11:17 a.m. CT Oct. 13, 2020


Infectious disease experts are urging the public, now more than ever, to get vaccinated against the flu. The added urgency stems in part from the symptoms it shares with COVID-19 and concerns about confusing them. (Sept. 14)

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Health Department to offer drive-through flu shot clinic for kids in late October

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