There has been a spike in flu cases throughout New Jersey.
Tuesday, January 15, 2013
Friday, December 14, 2012
Here's where to get an influenza vaccine, how to recognize symptoms and what to know about treatment if you get sick.
Flu season is coming early in parts of the United States: This time last year, flu cases were lower in central Jersey than they are now, according to data on Google's Flu Trends. (Holmdel and Hazlet-specific data is not available on Flu Trends.) Overall in New Jersey, activity is considered moderate now, while it was considered low at this time in 2011, according to Flu Trends. If you're considering getting a flu shot, here are some places in Holmdel and Hazlet that offer the vaccine (besides your own doctor, of course): A&P Fresh and Pharmacy in Holmdel Hazlet Pharmacy in Hazlet CVS Pharmacy, West Keansburg More locations According to this week's CDC Flu activity report, influenza levels are on the increase across the country. Five …
Sunday, September 16, 2012
The Monmouth County Health Department will offer flu shots to county residents at 22 different locations now through late October.
The Monmouth County Health Department is offering flu shots now through late October. “Generally speaking, anyone over six months of age can receive the seasonal inactivated influenza vaccine,” said Freeholder Director John P. Curley, liaison to the Health Department. “We strongly urge anyone at risk of flu-related complications to get the seasonal vaccine from the county Health Department or your health care provider.” At the clinics, Monmouth County residents will pay $25 for the seasonal influenza vaccine. The vaccines are free to seniors with Medicare Part B.Accepted insurance companies are Aetna, Humana, Medicare RR and United Mine Workers of America. The county Health Department does not accept or bill other insurance companies, but …