Flu shots are now available in our clinic, providing your best defence against the flu this winter.
Getting a flu vaccination early in the year, before the height of the winter flu season can dramatically reduce your risk of yourself and your family becoming infected. The flu vaccine is recommended for everyone from six months of age.
Influenza (flu) is a highly contagious viral condition that is responsible for major outbreaks of respiratory illness in Australia and around the world. Unlike the common cold, influenza can cause severe illness and life-threatening complications such as pneumonia and bronchitis.
The flu vaccine is available for free for the following high risk groups:
- People aged 65 years and over
- Pregnant women
- People aged six months and over with medical conditions such as severe asthma, lung or heart disease, low immunity or diabetes
- Aboriginal and Torres Strait people aged six months to less than five years and 15 years and over
For more information please see Immunise Australia Program.
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