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Anyone out there have that snuffling, sneezing, achy feeling?
You aren’t alone, it’s flu season. Now that “flu time” is here, it’s time to get serious about staying healthy, and one of the easiest ways to do that is to get a flu shot. Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Illinois makes that easy for you by teaming with the Chicago Department of Public Health (CDPH) to provide free flu shots via the Healthy Chicago Care Van. The Care Van travels around the city providing immunizations at locations such as schools, government offices, and churches. The Care Van schedule goes on location monthly.
In addition to vaccinations, the CDPH recommends everyone take the following basic precautions to avoid the flu:
If you’ve already gotten a flu shot, congratulations on making your health a priority. Now, pass the tissue box, the aspirin and the Care Van schedule to those who didn’t.
Originally published on December 5, 2014.
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