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Flu Shots Administered in Orange County, CA

Flu Shots Orange County CAAnnual flu shots are, without question, the best way to protect your immune system from the seasonal influenza virus. Have you received your flu shot this year? If not, don’t jeopardize your health any longer – visit Marque Urgent Care. Our fully equipped urgent care centers in Orange County, California, are open late seven days a week and do not require appointments.

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention estimates that 20 percent of Americans are affected by the flu every year. That’s a lot of people! This virus can cause a number of unpleasant symptoms, such as:

  • Fever
  • Muscle aches
  • Chills
  • Headaches
  • Fatigue
  • Cough
  • Sore throat
  • Nasal congestion
  • General malaise
  • Nausea and vomiting (predominantly in children)

Flu shots are recommended for just about everyone in Orange County and throughout the country, including young, healthy adults. However, there are certain groups who have an increased risk of contracting the flu and should be particularly mindful to be vaccinated every year. These groups include:

  • Adults over the age of 65
  • Pregnant women and women who have recently given birth
  • Children, especially under the age of six (but older than six weeks)
  • Adults with certain chronic conditions, including diabetes, heart disease, and asthma

To learn more about flu shots at Marque Urgent Care, contact our friendly staff today or simply stop by one of our locations in Orange County, CA, at a time that’s convenient for you. We accept all major health insurance plans and offer reduced rates to self-pay patients. We work hard to keep our wait times brief, but to expedite your visit, be sure to use our simple online check-in system.

 

 

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