Area Health Officials Urging Patients to get Flu Shots

Area Health Officials Urging Patients to get Flu Shots

Jackson Co. — Flu Season is headed our way and local health officials are urging citizens to get their flu shots. A release from the Jackson County Health Department says now is the time to get the shots as the flu season generally runs from December to February. The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention recommend everyone over the age of 6 months old receive a flu shot. You can get your flu shot at any of the local Health Departments, as well as at area medical retail stores.