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Time For A Flu Shot

It’s Time For A Flu Shot Already?

 

Well not quite but it’s a good idea to book one now. Even though it’s only summer in the city that never sleeps it’s time to plan ahead. Winter will be upon us soon and the best way to prevent the flu is with a flu shot.  It’s that simple. It’s recommended that we all have a flu shot every year and that includes babies aged 6 months and over. Influenza is an extremely contagious viral infection which attacks our lungs, throat and nose, a.k.a our upper and lower respiratory systems. For certain groups, i.e pregnant women, young children, people with weakened immune systems or he elderly, flu can cause complications. Catching this nasty virus can easily be avoided by knowing when it’s Time For A Flu Shot. So when exactly is the right time to get one? Well, although flu is most common in the winter months it is possible to catch it at any time so getting an annual vaccination can protect you all year round.

No Need To Worry When It’s Time For A Flu Shot 

 

Now we know some people don’t like needles so we are going to tell you a few ways to get over your fear.

  1. Don’t look! Sounds obvious right? But there might be a little part of you that wants to take a peek,  just resist the temptation!
  2. Listen to music. Bring your ipod that’s fine with us, we wont judge your taste in music. Honestly…
  3. Count to 10.  It will show just how quickly it’s over with and also it’s another good way to distract yourself.
  4. Bring a friend. After all there’s nothing like a shoulder to lean on.
  5. But most importantly tell us! If the thought of getting a shot sends shivers down your spine we want to know. We are there for your welfare and its our duty to care for you. We will always do our best to make you feel as comfortable as possible and with our quick and skilled staff we’re sure you will walk away feeling just that little bit braver.

We know the sun is shining now, but it won’t be long before you notice the person sitting next to you on the subway is coughing and sneezing! Won’t you feel better knowing that you’ve had an NYC Flu Shot for an NYC Flu? Give us a call and book now so when it’s Time For A Flu Shot you’re first in line.