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Flu jab numbers fall THE number of vulnerable older people who received their flu jab at their GP surgery early on in the flu vaccination programme has fallen compared to last year, new figures show.
The dwindling THE number of vulnerable older people who received their flu jab at their GP surgery early on in the flu vaccination programme has fallen compared to last year, new figures show.
Not a supermarket, but you can pick up your flu jab at
Boots while you're buying toiletries.
Director of Public Health Dr Adrian Phillips is urging more pregnant women across the city to book a free jab at
the earliest opportunity.
If you are over 18 and are eligible, you don't need a referral from your GP to have a free flu jab at
a Boots pharmacy.
Council leaders are calling for everyone aged 65 or over, as well as people with a range of chronic conditions, to get their free jab at
either their doctors or a local pharmacy.
Members of the public will be given the jab at
their GP surgery.
Over the next few weeks anyone over the age of 65 or those suffering from asthma, diabetes, or a serious heart, chest or kidney condition, should be able get their free jab at
GP surgeries and clinics.
``If they are, they can pay for the jab at
the checkout and then will receive it in a specially designated area, probably the store's first-aid room,'' said spokesman Domonic Burch.
Coun Bedser, who was given his flu jab at
The Kenrick Centre, in Harborne last week, said: "The simple message for anyone at risk in Birmingham is that it's not too late to have the flu jab this winter.
Frontline NHS staff, those aged 64-plus, pregnant or with chronic illnesses or in "at risk" groups should get a jab at
their GP surgery.
Since 2005, a booster jab at
12 months of age has been introduced.
So find out if you're eligible for a free jab at
www.nhs.uk or ask your GP.
Boots, which has the jab at
132 stores, says that people choose to go in-store for the vaccine if they're not entitled to a free jab on the NHS.