Flu season is just around the corner and with doctors still battling the covid-19 pandemic, they’re urging people to go get their flu vaccine! Getting vaccinated significantly reduces your risk of contracting and spreading the flu. If you do get the flu, your symptoms should be less severe and last a shorter period of time. […]
Year after year you see information stressing the importance of getting your flu shot, yet many people fail to get vaccinated. Experts are warning people that getting your flu shot in 2020 is more important than ever before. COVID-19 has been the center of everyone’s attention this year, so why is something like the flu […]
Children have weak immune systems, especially very young children. The best way to help protect them as their immune systems grow stronger is to get them vaccinated following the CDC’s recommended vaccination schedule. If you’ve lost track of what vaccines your child has or needs it may seem a little overwhelming, but we’re here to […]
Fall is a wonderful time of year, but it’s also a time when a high number of people are in need of medical care. From a simple flu shot to treating a major sports injury, the medical community sees higher rates during the fall than any other time of the year. If you’re trying to […]
It might sound weird to think of an urgent care as being your best friend, but during the fall season it really is! As fun as fall may be with holidays, sports, and family time, it comes with a specific set of risks too. These are just a few of the most common reasons why […]
The influenza virus can cause flu-related illnesses and other health consequences for millions of people annually. Vaccinations and seasonal flu shots at AFC Urgent Care Fairfield offer seasonal flu shots that protect you and your family!
A big part of preventing the flu virus is knowing how, and where, the flu virus is likely to spread. […]
The flu season is pretty much kicking off at this moment. As more people stay close together indoors during gatherings, work, and school the flu has a greater chance of spreading from person to person.
The best way to protect against the flu virus is with an updated flu vaccine known as a “flu shot.” Flu […]