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Where to go for flu information

Public health officials are debating whether the flu is peaking early this season or whether this may be a deadlier season than normal. County, state and federal officials still say the best way to avoid the flu is getting vaccinated. Here are some helpful places to go for information on where to get a flu shot and flu prevention and tips for caring for a sick loved one.

Find a flu shot near you:

flushot.healthmap.org

The California Department of Public Health's weekly flu report is updated every Friday:

http://www.cdph.ca.gov/data/statistics/Pages/CISPDataArchive.aspx

California Department of Public Health flu releases:

cdph.ca.gov

Federal government on caring for someone sick at home:

www.flu.gov

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention’s flu quiz:

http://1.usa.gov/1ccRq3S

Sacramento County’s Flu Immunization Assistance Program:

(916)875-SHOT / 875-7468

Free flu shots:

Yolo County Health Department, Saturday, Jan. 25, from 10 to 2 p.m. at Lee Middle School, 520 West Street in Woodland

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