*Update - Free flu shots Oct. 9, 2010, http://www.universityparkfamily.com/profiles/blogs/free-flu-shots-s...

About flu vaccines
- A new vaccine against 2009 H1N1 (swine flu) is available.
- People at greatest risk for 2009 H1N1 infection include children, pregnant women, and people with chronic health conditions.
- Ask your doctor if you should get a 2009 H1N1 vaccine.

Preventive actions
- Cover your nose and mouth with a tissue when you cough or sneeze.
- Wash your hands often with soap and water.
- Avoid touching your eyes, nose and mouth.
- Try to avoid close contact with sick people.
- If you are sick with flu-like illness, stay home for at least 24 hours after your fever is gone.
- Follow public health advice regarding school closures.


Sobre las vacunas contra la influenza
- Una vacuna contra la influenza H1N1 de 2009 (influenza porcina) está disponible.
- Las personas que tiencen un mayor riesgo de infección por la gripe H1N1 de 2009 incluyen niños, mujeres embarazadas y personas con afecciones crónicas.
- Consulte con su médico sobre la necesidad de tomar una vacuna contra la influenza H1N1 de 2009.

Medidas preventivas
- Cúbrase la nariz y la boca con un pañuelo desechable cuando tosa o estornude.
- Lávese con frecuencia las manos con agua y jabón.
- Evite tocarse los ojos, la nariz y la boca.
- Evite el contacto cercano con las personas enfermas.
- Si usted está enfermo con síntomas de la influenza, quédese en la casa hasta por lo menos 24 horas después de que haya desaparecido la fiebre.
- Siga las instrucciones sobre el cierre de escuelas.

Source: http://www.cdc.gov/flu

Views: 107

Reply to This

Replies to This Discussion

A list of all the places the H1N1 vaccines will be available.
Free flu shots this weekend - en español tambien - http://www.universityparkfamily.com/profiles/blogs/free-flu-shots-s...

Reply to Discussion

RSS

University Park Family is the news and social network for the neighborhoods around USC and Expo Park. Stay informed. Join now!

       • Got news you think everyone should know? Blog it.

• Have a show or attending a benefit? Put it on the calendar.
• Got video of the big game? Embed it.
• Photos of your business or the school play? Upload them.

Latest Activity

USC Community Computing Center posted a status
"Basic Computer Class starts TOMORROW! If interested please call 213-821-3946 or 213-743-1646. Still room for more! :)"
17 hours ago
USC Community Computing Center updated their profile
18 hours ago
Anne Artley posted an event

Injury Recovery Swim Workouts at USC outdoor pool

June 30, 2016 from 6pm to 7pm
Is a bad back or trick knee keeping you from exercise? Get in the water instead. SCAQ swim club invites you to join us for three free community service classes. RSVP to SCAQ@swim.netSee More
Friday
USC Community Computing Center posted a status
"Computer Basics Class STARTING Mon. 6/27/16 6pm-8pm, Mon, Wed, Fri for 4 weeks. Please call to register 213-743-1646"
Jun 16
SPMG Media posted a blog post

President Obama delivers a statement on the tragic shooting in Orlando

Statement from Press Secretary Josh Earnest:The President was briefed this morning by Lisa Monaco, Assistant to the President for Homeland Security and Counterterrorism, on the tragic shooting in Orlando, Florida. Our thoughts and prayers are with the families and loved ones of the victims. The President asked to receive regular updates as the FBI, and other federal officials, work with the Orlando Police to gather more information, and directed that the federal government provide any…See More
Jun 13
Anne Artley's blog post was featured

Swim meets open to all adults

Many remember scoring that goal or winning a race fondly from childhood. But growing up doesn’t have to mean the end of team sports! Two swimmers, Rossella Pescatori and Chris Wall, have kept competing as adults, which helps them both remember how they fell in love with the water in the first place. Pescatori, 45, was…See More
May 26
Mistah Wilson posted blog posts
May 26
Pasadena Music Scene posted blog posts
May 26

Follow us all on Twitter

© 2016   Created by University Park Family.   Powered by

Badges  |  Report an Issue  |  Terms of Service