Flu Shot South Plainfield
If you are looking for protection against the flu, you can come to the Astrahealth clinic in Piscataway for your flu shot near South Plainfield. We welcome walk-ins, or you can call to make an appointment. You can also get your flu shot near South Plainfield at our clinic if you are here for another reason, such as a routine annual or occupational, pediatric or adult preventive care, or getting vaccinations for protection against other infectious diseases.
The Flu Facts
If you are thinking twice about getting a flu shot near South Plainfield, you might want to consider some of the following facts provided by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC).
- An estimated 3,000 to 49,000 people died in the U.S. between 1976 and 2007 due to the flu or related complications.
- The flu shot can not only lower your chances of getting the flu, but, should you get the flu, also protect you against coming down with serious complications that could require hospitalization.
- Pregnant women, children under 5 years, and adults over 65 years old are at higher risk for getting the flu or serious complications compared to healthy adults.
- Medical conditions that increase the need to get a flu shot include HIV, kidney disease, heart disease, asthma diabetes, and liver disorders.
Before getting your flu shot near South Plainfield, let us know if you have had previous reactions to flu shots.
Quick and Easy Protection
The flu shot near South Plainfield can take only a few minutes, and have great benefits. Your immune system will be stimulated and ready to fight the flu within two weeks of getting your shot. You can walk in or make an appointment by calling us today to get your flu shot at the local Astrahealth clinic in Middlesex.