Shelby County health clinics fully stocked with flu vaccines - WMC Action News 5 - Memphis, Tennessee

Shelby County health clinics fully stocked with flu vaccines

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MEMPHIS, TN (WMC) -

Flu season is here, but it's OK because all public health clinics in Shelby County are stocked with the influenza vaccine.

Annual vaccinations against the flu are recommended for everyone six months and older, but they are especially recommended for the following people:

  • Pregnant women
  • People 50 years of age and older
  • People of any age with chronic medical conditions, including asthma and other lung diseases, heart disease, kidney disease and diabetes
  • People who live in nursing homes and other long-term care facilities
  • People who care for those at high risk for complications from influenza

The influenza vaccines are free for Tenncare clients, $20 for uninsured individuals, and $30 for people with insurance.

Click here to learn where the Shelby County health clinics are located.  

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