Where to Get Flu Shots Near Oxford

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, the number of flu cases were lower in Connecticut than they are now, according to data on Google's Flu Trends, from low in December 2011 to moderate trending toward high in December 2012.

If you're considering getting a flu shot, this link has places in or near Oxford that offer the vaccine (besides your own doctor, of course). 

According to this week's CDC Flu activity report, influenza levels are on the increase across the country. 

Five states — Texas, Louisiana, Alabama, Mississippi, Tennessee — are reporting flu rates not normally seen until January, according to the Centers for Disease Control. The flu season normally peaks in January and February.

Holiday travel and more time spent indoors due to soggy weather will contribute to the spread of the flu virus, so now is the time to get vaccinated.

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention offers the following information:

Oxford Parent December 14, 2012 at 01:52 PM
Oxford Pharmacy gives flu shots for anyone 19 and older.


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