NEA Baptist Memorial Hospital offering free flu shots | Events
NEA Baptist Memorial Hospital will be giving free flu shots this Saturday, October 6, from 9 a.m until noon in the parking lot of NEA Baptist Women's Clinic, 3104 Apache Dr. in Jonesboro.
According to the Centers for Disease Control (CDC), everyone ages 6 months or older should receive a yearly vaccine for season influenza. It is important to get vaccinated before flu season begins, which usually starts in mid-October.
Pregnant women, people ages 65 and older, and those with certain medical conditions like asthma, diabetes and chronic lung disease are encouraged to get vaccinated.