Don’t forget flu jab
HEALTH chiefs have issued their annual reminder about the flu vaccination.
They are appealing to those who are very young, over 65, pregnant or over six months old with an existing illness or health condition such as asthma, diabetes or heart disease to have their free flu vaccination.
ABMU health board’s director of public health, Dr Sandra Husbands, said flu can be dangerous and even life-threatening for those with underlying conditions.
Small children will get their nasal vaccine from their GP or in school and GPs will also be running