Flu season is upon us, but that doesn’t mean you have to suffer.
Alberta Health Services has started offering free flu shots as of Monday, October 24 to all Albertans who are six months of age or older.
There are four Calgary clinics offering the flu shot:
Certain pharmacies and physicians will also offer the vaccination, but children under the age of nine must be vaccinated by an Alberta Health Services clinic.
Last year, 62 Albertans died from influenza – that number is zero so far this year, and with more people getting immunized, it might stay that way.