vaccine

Another View: Getting flu shot great investment in your health

When discussing the flu, “same old, same old” means more than 40,000 people will die in this country of the flu this winter. That’s as many people as will likely ...

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 ...

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 ...

No shortage of flu vaccine

It’s that time of year again. Protect yourself and loved ones this season by rolling up your sleeves and taking a shot against the influenza disease. According to Mark Starr, di ...

Heads up: Time to get that flu shot

It’s time to prepare for flu season and both Placer County Community Health and Raley’s offer residents the opportunity to get their flu vaccine. For the Oct. 16 drive-through ...