Audrain County Health Department Urges Flu Vaccines – Available Starting October 3rd

Vaccines will be available at the Health Department beginning October 3rd, Mondays through Wednesdays from 8-3 and Thursdays from 8-12. Insurance generally covers the full cost, and the vaccine is available to the uninsured, cost to be determined after consultation with the billing department.

This morning we spoke with Clinical Services Manager Becky Wieberg and Immunization Coordinator Brandi Meyer from the Audrain County Health Department. They filled us in on the symptoms, myths, and dangers surrounding the flu vaccine. We asked about treatment options.

The ladies also mentioned that keeping your vitamin intake at appropriate levels also helps with prevention.  Listen to the entire interview below.