Flu Shots Encouraged

The number of flu cases are growing throughout the state according to the Wyoming Department of Health.

This news is troubling considering Wyoming hasn’t experienced the really cold spells yet this year or the wide fluctuations in temperatures.

Dr. Mark Schueler with the Johnson County Board of Health said it’s not too late to get a flu vaccination, the best way to fight the onsite of the flu…

According to Reggie McClinton, an epidemiologist with the state’s health department, this season’s vaccine appears to be a good match for the flu strains being found in Wyoming.

Flu shots are available in many different locations such as the public health offices, retail stores and medical clinics.