flu

Tri-Citians With the Flu are Required to Stay Home!
OK, not really...
5 people have died in our area because of flu complications, hospitals have seen a huge increase in ER patients, schools are getting hammered, some schools have seen a 50% increase of absences in staff.
The moral of the story: Keep your PETRI DISH self at home...
Best Places to Get Flu Shots Near Kennewick
If you haven't gotten a flu shot yet, it's not too late! Here are some local places offering them:

Target
Walgreens
Rite Aid
Fred Meyer
Health departments
Shopko
Grocery store pharmacies
Physicians Immediate Care Center
KGH Urgent Care Clinics
Kadlec Urgent Care
Costco
Arbor Healthcare for Women
Tri-Cities Commu…
Flu Season 2013 Worst in a Decade?
Some are saying this years flu season is off to a raging start. Plenty of people are experiencing some bad symptoms this year already!
Here is some info from the Center of Disease Control  on preventing  the flu!
When to get vaccinated against seasonal flu
Yearly flu vaccination should begin in Septemb…
Flu Shot…Yay or Nay?
I spent a few years sick every winter. So, I started getting a flu shot every year. It was awesome because I never got sick! And in fact, I haven't gotten the flu shot for the past 3 years and STILL haven't had the flu!
I've heard of people getting really sick right after they get the …
Don’t Forget Your Flu Shot
Every year KGH swings by to stick me with a needle. Thanks To Liz "stand-up comic" for making it easier on me (I hate needles)
Remember everyone 6 mos. and older should consider a flu vaccine
for Visit the KGH website for more information...