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    NEWS AND ANNOUNCEMENTS

50 years since the introduction of the measles vaccine, we are reminded that although measles was declared eliminated from the U.S. in 2000, the disease is still commonly transmitted in many parts of the world. Because measles continues to be brought into the U.S. by unvaccinated people who get infected while overseas, high vaccine coverage is critical for preventing measles cases and outbreaks, and protecting infants who are too young to get vaccinated. Read more below, and check with your health care provider to make sure your child is up-to-date on his or her vaccinations!

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THE FASTEST, SAFEST AND MOST CONVENIENT WAY TO PROTECT YOURSELF FROM THE FLU THIS SEASON IS TO COME TO GILMER COUNTY HEALTH DEPARTMENT’S DRIVE-BY FLU SHOT CLINIC ON THURSDAY, OCTOBER 3RD! DRIVE-BY FOR YOUR FLU SHOT ANYTIME ON THE 3RD FROM 8:00 A.M. THROUGH 4:00 P.M. AT THE FIRST UNITED METHODIST CHURCH OF ELLIJAY AT 75 MCCUTCHEN STREET IN ELLIJAY. REGULAR SEASONAL FLU SHOTS ARE TWENTY-TWO DOLLARS AND HIGH DOSE FLU SHOTS FOR PEOPLE AGES 65 AND OLDER ARE FIFTY DOLLARS. CASH, CHECKS, MEDICARE, MEDICAID AND AETNA, BLUE CROSS/BLUE SHIELD, STATE CIGNA AND STATE UNITED HEALTHCARE INSURANCE WILL BE ACCEPTED. CALL 706-635-4363 FOR MORE INFORMATION. BEAT THE FLU BUG THIS SEASON – GET YOUR SHOT AT THE DRIVE-BY FLU SHOT CLINIC IN ELLIJAY!

THE FASTEST, SAFEST AND MOST CONVENIENT WAY TO PROTECT YOURSELF FROM THE FLU THIS SEASON IS TO COME TO CHEROKEE COUNTY HEALTH DEPARTMENT’S DRIVE-BY FLU SHOT CLINIC ON TUESDAY, OCTOBER 1ST! DRIVE-BY FOR YOUR FLU SHOT ANYTIME ON THE 1ST FROM 8:00 A.M. THROUGH 6:00 P.M. AT THE WOODSTOCK HEALTH CENTER AT 7545 NORTH MAIN STREET IN WOODSTOCK. REGULAR SEASONAL FLU SHOTS ARE TWENTY-TWO DOLLARS AND HIGH DOSE FLU SHOTS FOR PEOPLE AGES 65 AND OLDER ARE FIFTY DOLLARS. CASH, CHECKS, MEDICARE, MEDICAID AND AETNA, BLUE CROSS/BLUE SHIELD/PPO CHOICE, STATE CIGNA AND STATE UNITED HEALTHCARE INSURANCE WILL BE ACCEPTED. CALL 770-928-0133 FOR MORE INFORMATION. BEAT THE FLU BUG THIS SEASON – GET YOUR SHOT AT THE DRIVE-BY FLU SHOT CLINIC IN WOODSTOCK!

THE FASTEST, SAFEST AND MOST CONVENIENT WAY TO PROTECT YOURSELF FROM THE FLU THIS SEASON IS TO COME TO FANNIN COUNTY HEALTH DEPARTMENT’S DRIVE-BY FLU SHOT CLINIC ON MONDAY, SEPTEMBER 23RD! DRIVE-BY FOR YOUR FLU SHOT ANYTIME ON THE 23RD FROM 9:00 A.M. THROUGH 5:00 P.M. AT THE FARMERS MARKET ON EAST FIRST STREET IN BLUE RIDGE. REGULAR SEASONAL FLU SHOTS ARE TWENTY-TWO DOLLARS AND HIGH DOSE FLU SHOTS FOR PEOPLE AGES 65 AND OLDER ARE FIFTY DOLLARS. CASH, CHECKS, MEDICARE, MEDICAID AND AETNA, BLUE CROSS/BLUE SHIELD, STATE CIGNA AND STATE UNITED HEALTHCARE INSURANCE WILL BE ACCEPTED. CALL 706-632-3023 FOR MORE INFORMATION. BEAT THE FLU BUG THIS SEASON – GET YOUR SHOT AT THE DRIVE-BY FLU SHOT CLINIC IN BLUE RIDGE!