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Are There Different Types of Flu Shots?

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. […]

By |September 14th, 2020|Blog|Comments Off on Are There Different Types of Flu Shots?

Do I Need a Flu Shot This Fall Even Though COVID-19 is a Bigger Risk?

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 […]

By |August 20th, 2020|Blog|Comments Off on Do I Need a Flu Shot This Fall Even Though COVID-19 is a Bigger Risk?

Vaccinations That My Child May Need

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 […]

By |November 22nd, 2019|Blog|Comments Off on Vaccinations That My Child May Need

Why Does a Walk-In Clinic Make Sense for Patients During Fall Season?

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 […]

By |October 24th, 2019|Blog|Comments Off on Why Does a Walk-In Clinic Make Sense for Patients During Fall Season?

Why an Urgent Care Center is Your Best Friend During the Fall

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 […]

By |October 24th, 2019|Blog|Comments Off on Why an Urgent Care Center is Your Best Friend During the Fall

Most common places where the flu virus spreads this flu season

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. […]

By |September 23rd, 2019|Blog|Comments Off on Most common places where the flu virus spreads this flu season

Signs and Symptoms of the Flu To Watch for This Flu Season!

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 […]

By |September 22nd, 2019|Blog|Comments Off on Signs and Symptoms of the Flu To Watch for This Flu Season!
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