Flu vaccinations are in plentiful supply this year. Anyone caring for a senior should get a seasonal flu shot and make sure the senior gets immunized too. Keep in mind there is more than one strain of the flu virus. The influenza vaccine is updated every year to include current viruses. The Center for Disease Control shares helpful tips for managing caregiving during the flu season.
I just got over a nasty cold. It wasn't the flu but it certainly set me back. Caregivers can't afford to get sick and of course, seniors are at risk, so I thought I would share this article from Caregiverlist.com that included a way to find places to get a flu vaccine!