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Flu vaccines to be offered across Southwest Minnesota in October to patients 6 months and older.
Vaccinations start Oct. 1 for patients 6 months and older.
If more people are vaccinated for the flu, fewer people will become sick with the flu and fewer patients will require hospitalization.
Influenza typically peaks in January and February, and every year it's associated with illness ranging from mild to severe.
Now more than ever, it's important to schedule flu vaccinations for your entire family. You can help prepare your children for getting a shot with these tips.
Flu season is just around the corner. Learn how to put up your best defense and decrease your chances of getting the flu.
Put up your best defense by scheduling a flu vaccination through Patient Online Services or the Mayo Clinic App — it's convenient. Select the date, time and location that's best for you.
Put up your best defense. It's time for your seasonal flu shot. Learn why it's more important than ever to be vaccinated.
COVID-19 and the flu have many similarities and some key differences. Find out what to know and how to protect yourself from these diseases.
It's the season for influenza. The good news is most people can treat themselves at home. Learn what to do to self-manage the flu.
Do you have plans to travel internationally? Be a smart traveler — learn about influenza before you go.
With flu season in full swing, there's still time to get a flu shot. But if your child has an egg allergy, you may be wondering if it's safe to be vaccinated.
Learn how you can prevent contracting and spreading common fall and winter illnesses with a few simple steps.
The flu, like a particularly unwelcome relative during the holidays, tends to visit every year with various unwanted results. What can be done to ease your suffering?
Snow, ice and the arctic-chilled air that engulfs Midwesterners from November to March adds an unwanted layer of difficulty to life. But the problems winter poses don’t stop at inconvenience — there are major health concerns to be aware of and attempt to prevent as well.
Your first line of defense against germs is washing your hands.