Put the flu vaccine between you and the disease this year by receiving your vaccination today. On average, it takes approximately two weeks after you receive the flu vaccination for the body to build up protection against the flu virus. By getting a flu shot now, you will protect yourself, as well as family and friends, this holiday season.
Check with your physician, your county health department, or use our Flu Shot Locator to schedule your flu vaccine. Visit FluFreeFlorida.com for more information on how you can be a part of #FluFreeFL.
Originally published at https://www.floridahealth.gov/newsroom/2018/11/110118-flu-shot-before-holidays-reminder-Article.html