What is the flu?
The flu is a contagious respiratory illness caused by influenza viruses.
It can cause mild to severe illness, and at times, can lead to death.  

Here are CDC's current information on the flu.

https://www.cdc.gov/flu/season/faq-flu-season-2019-2020.htm



What is Pneumococcal Disease?
Pneumococcal disease is an infection caused by a type of
bacteria called streptococcus pneumoniae.  When these
bacteria invade the lungs, they can cause pneumonia.

Here are CDC's current information on pneumococcal disease.

https://www.cdc.gov/vaccines/vpd/pneumo/public/index.html

FLU SHOTS...available at both locations!
                     During Flu Season

Walk-ins... Adults 19 and older...from 8am- 5pm, Monday through Friday

Pediatric.... by appointment ONLY.  Ages up to 18 years.

                             
                           Salem Office:  618-548-3878
                        Centralia Office:  618-532-6518


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