A study from the researchers at the University of Pittsburgh shows that a cost-savings of $63-$95 per vaccinated employee can be realized if the flu shot is received before December. This is not only beneficial for employers but for employees as well. Considering that the start of flu season begins in the last quarter of the year, often when paid vacation and sick-time is all used up, the expense of missing work due to the flu can weigh heavy on individuals in more ways that one. Hosting a flu shot clinic at work can prevent this though. Here are five reasons why you should have flu shot clinics at work:
(Adapted from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention)
Flu shots are here at Gatti Pharmacy and our pharmacists are ready to help you stay healthy this flu season! Here are some things to think about when deciding if you should get vaccinated:
Flu season is here until March and can cause some major misery when it strikes. From itchy throat to chills to body aches, this relentless virus will hit anyone it can get its dirty paws on. Luckily, you can track it through the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention website.
If influenza caught up with you this year, here are some at-home remedies to fight its symptoms:
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