Flu 2017

It’s that time of year again!!

This year we are holding a dedicated flu clinic on

Sorry you've already missed this year's clinic

Please contact our reception team arrange catch up clinics through Nov/Dec/Jan 

 

We will have a full team of Nurses and Doctors available so please call 0191 2961456 now to book your appointment- or drop in on the day.

 

Who should consider having a flu vacci n ation?

·        Everyone aged 65 years or over

·        Or living in a residential or nursing home

·        the main carer of an older or disabled person

·        a household contact of an immunocompromised person

·        health or social care workers

·          pregnant

 

Or if you have any of these medical conditions

 

·        heart problems

·        a chest complaint including bronchitis, COPD or emphysema

·        kidney disease

·        lowered immunity due to disease or treatment (such as steroid medication or cancer treatment)

·        liver disease

·        a stroke or a transient ischaemic attack (TIA)

·        diabetes

·        a neurological condition, for example multiple sclerosis (MS) or cerebral palsy

·        a problem with your spleen, for example sickle cell disease, or you have had your spleen removed.

   

 

 
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