Tag: Flu

Protect Yourself, Those Around You By Getting Vaccinated for Flu

With 13 varieties of vaccines licensed and a wide range of providers offering it, there certainly is a lot of choice around flu vaccine this fall. But the most important choice? Deciding to protect yourself and those around you by getting vaccinated. “Flu is what we call an equal opportunity infector—anyone can get the flu,” […]

Health Department Encourages Steps to Protect Vulnerable Groups from Flu

Seasonal flu activity in Northern Kentucky has been elevated for more than four weeks, with local cases rising in early February and continuing to be elevated into early March. Through March 4, a total of 913 cases have been reported to the Northern Kentucky Health Department. Additionally, five deaths have been reported, all in adults […]

Protect yourself and those you care about with flu vaccine

Who could get the flu from you? This fall, the Northern Kentucky Health Department is asking residents to protect themselves and those they care about from seasonal influenza by getting an annual flu vaccine. “For many people, the flu is just an inconvenience, requiring a few days off of school or work and suffering through […]