Staying Vigilant: The Importance of Getting Vaccinated During the Off-Season for Respiratory Illnesses in Laredo

Laredo Health Department recommends getting vaccinated for respiratory illnesses

With the peak season for respiratory illnesses winding down, the Laredo Health Department is urging residents to remain vigilant. Although the levels of flu and other infections in the area are low, it’s crucial to stay up-to-date on vaccinations to safeguard yourself and those around you.

Despite the decrease in cases, Jaime Perez from the Laredo Health Department emphasizes the importance of getting vaccinated to prevent illness. The RSV vaccine, recommended for children aged 0 to 24 months, will be available until the end of the month. The flu vaccine, which is available for both adults and children, will be accessible until June 30th.

If you’re interested in getting vaccinated or have questions about how to do so, call 956-727-6966 for more information. Stay informed and take proactive steps to protect your health during this time.

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