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The most vulnerable are urged to protect themselves from Flu

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ORLANDO - Give yourself and your family the gift of protection from the flu with an influenza vaccination during this year’s holiday season. This week, December 7 – 13, 2014, is National Influenza Vaccination Week (NIVW). The goal is to communicate the importance of flu vaccination for people who are at high risk for developing flu-related complications. In recent weeks, the Florida Department of Health has been receiving reports of increasing flu activity especially in children and pregnant women.