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Oakland County Health provides tips to residents on how to fight the flu

Influenza (flu) causes more hospitalizations among young children than any other vaccine-preventable disease, and children younger than 5 are at higher risk for serious flu-related complications. Getting a flu shot can reduce flu illnesses, doctor’s visits, missed work and school days, and prevent flu-related hospitalizations and deaths. Taking preventive actions, such as washing your hands […]

National Child Health Day reminds us about importance of flu shots

National Child Health Day is today, Oct. 2. This day serves as a reminder to continue working to improve the health and well-being of our community’s children. Keeping up with your child’s vaccination schedule is important to protect them from preventable illnesses. As we head into flu season, this is a great time to make […]