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MontCo offering free flu shots

By 69 News, follow: @69news, news@wfmz.com
Published On: Dec 03 2012 12:39:48 PM CST

Get your cold medicine and your vitamin C ready. Or better yet think about getting that flu shot.

NORRISTOWN, Pa -

It's not too late to get your flu shot.

The Montgomery County Health Department is offering free flu shots to county residents.

According to the health department, influenza can occur at any time. In recent seasons, most infections have occurred in January and February.

Getting vaccinated in December or even later will still be beneficial. Most people six months of age and older should get a flu vaccine every year!

Immunizations - both flu shots and nasal spray -- are available as follows:

Norristown Health Center
1430 DeKalb Street, Norristown, PA 19404
610-278-5145
Mondays— children under 19 years old by appointment only (times vary), please call for an appointment*
Tuesdays & Thursdays— all ages on a walk-in basis from 9:00am-3:00pm*

Pottstown Health Center
364 King Street, Pottstown, PA 19464
610-970-5040
Mondays— all ages on a walk-in basis from 9:00am-3:00pm*
Wednesdays—children under 19 years old by appointment only (times vary), please call for an appointment*

Willow Grove Eastern Courthouse Annex
102 York Road, Suite 401, Willow Grove, PA 19090
215-784-5415
Thursdays— all ages by appointment only (times vary), please call for an appointment*


*No immunizations will be provided on December 24, 2012 through January 1, 2013.