swine flu

County offers free H1N1 vaccines

Placer County offers swine flu imminunizations at three Placer County locations. No appointment is needed for any of these Placer County Health Department H1N1 clinics and the im ...

More county H1N1 clinics announced

Additional public H1N1 vaccine clinics were announced by the Placer County Department of Health and Human Services recently. The free clinics will be held through the month of Jan ...

Placer flu vaccinations now expanded to anyone

Kim Nilsson of Lincoln thought Placer County’s first public H1N1 flu-shot clinic on Monday might be a madhouse, so she arrived two hours early. Turns out she was the only one th ...

New round of vaccination clinics in Placer County slated to start Monday

With more H1N1 vaccine arriving, Placer County will be holding more clinics starting Monday. The clinics are being held for Placer County residents who are at high risk for compli ...

First H1N1 vaccination clinic draws thousands to Spring View Middle School

More than 1,000 Rocklin students received doses of the H1N1 vaccine last week. It was the kick-off vaccination clinic for Rocklin Unified School Distinct, with another clinic set f ...

Placer County hospitalization for H1N1 rising

Hospitalizations of H1N1 flu patients are up in Placer County as health officials continue a school vaccine program to fight the spread of the disease among the young. A total of ...

Placer County bringing H1N1 vaccine to students

Usually it’s frowned upon when children stick things up their noses. That wasn’t the case Tuesday morning, when Auburn Elementary students patiently waited their turns in the ...

10-Point Checkup: H1N1 flu in Placer County widespread, vaccine on way

1. Waiting for vaccine. Placer County was initially expecting its first big delivery in mid-October of 36,000 doses. It’s now not expected until the first week of November and ma ...

Placer woman dies from H1N1 virus

A Rocklin woman has become the first Placer County resident to die while infected with H1N1 flu virus. The middle-aged woman died July 5 in a hospital outside the county, according ...