Flu Shot Still Vital Despite Slow Start to Flu Season in Wyoming

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The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention are reporting sporadic influenza activity in Wyoming so far this year.

According to the CDC report, no cities or regions in Wyoming have reported widespread influenza infection.

Between November 29th and December 5th, influenza activity increased slightly in the United States but remained low overall. However multiple reports of local influenza infection are popping up in western states.

However multiple reports of local influenza infection are popping up in western states including Oregon, Texas and Nevada.

Wyoming has so far been spared the full brunt of flu season. Despite a slow start experts are still strongly advising the public to get a flu shot if they haven’t already done so.

You can get your flu shot locally by scheduling an appointment with one of the friendly doctors at Memorial Hospital Family Medicine at 307-352-8125. The best way to take care of the flu is to prevent it.