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Flu Season 2018/19
Posted on 29 Jan 2020
Flu Season at Brinsworth and Whiston Medical Centres 2018/19
Flu is an unpredictable virus that can cause mild illness in most people.
It can cause severe illness and even death among vulnerable groups including older people, pregnant women and people with an underlying health condition.
Certain people are more likely to develop potentially serious complications of flu, such as bronchitis and pneumonia. These people are advised to have a flu vaccine each year.
For otherwise healthy people flu can be very unpleasant, however most people will recover from flu within a week or two.
Check your eligibility for a seasonal flu vaccination by using the following link: Eligibility criteria
Clinics are available at both our sites.
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