Flu shots available
Oklahoma Caring Vans will offer free flu shots to eligible children ages six weeks and older.
The shots are available for kids who are uninsured, eligible for Medicaid or who are American Indian. A parent must be present to fill out paperwork. Shots will be available at the following locations:
• Latino Community Development Agency, 420 SW 10, 8:30 a.m. to noon, Nov. 16.
• Citizen Potawatomi Nation WIC, 2305 N Meridian, 9 a.m. to 3 p.m., Nov. 16.
• Oklahoma City-County Health Department Fair Park, 210 Quadrum, 10 a.m. to 2 p.m., Nov. 17.
The flu is a relatively mild illness for most people, but can cause severe complications in young children, older people and those with chronic conditions. For more information, visit OklahomaCaringFoundation.org.
Diabetes fair planned
NORMAN — Norman Regional Health System will offer a health fair focused on diabetes from 6 to 8 p.m. Tuesday at the Norman Regional Education Center, 901 N Porter. People who attend can get their blood pressure checked and pick up a free glucose meter. The event also includes vendors and a healthy cooking demonstration. The event is free. For more information, call the Norman Diabetes Education Center, 405-307-5730.
Health centers hosts meetings
SKIATOOK — The WahZhaZhi Health Center, owned by the Osage tribe, will host free meetings about its services. The meetings will be held at 6 p.m. Monday at the chapel in Grayhorse Village and 6 p.m. Wednesday at the Skiatook Community Building, 220 S Broadway. For more information, call 918-287-9300 or visit www.OsageNationnsn.gov/what-we-do/ wah-zha-zhi-health-center.