If you breast-feed your infant, antibodies may also be
passed in breast milk.
Talk to your doctor about getting
vaccinated against the flu.
The hours for vaccines at the health department are
Monday through Friday 7:30 a.m. until 4 p.m. No appointment is
required. The influenza vaccine will also be available on the HOPE
Mobile during its regularly scheduled stops.
The cost of the
seasonal flu shot is $30 for adults, $16.75 for children 6 months
through 18 years of age who have no health insurance or health
insurance that doesn't cover vaccines, and free to those with a
Medicaid or Medicare card.
For more information on the seasonal influenza
vaccine, call the
Logan County Department of Public Health at 217-735-2317.
For more information, visit
www.flu.gov and www.lcdph.org.
[Text from file received from
Logan County Department
of Public Health]