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Infographic: Flu Prevention, Myths & Facts

Are you prepared to avoid the flu this season? This infographic provides facts about flu signs and symptoms, and identifies which people are more susceptible to flu-related health complications.

A yearly flu shot is the best way to prevent influenza, as it allows your body to build up antibodies against the infection over time (may take up to 2 weeks). The flu vaccine is safe and suggested for most people, including infants and seniors.

Visit your local UPMC Urgent Care for your flu vaccine today!