Get ready for the colder weather
12:01pm Wednesday 25th September 2013 in News
FLU vaccination appointments are now available for patients registered with Meddygfa Emlyn surgery.
If you are 65 or older, have a chronic condition (heart problems, diabetes, respiratory difficulties etc), are a carer or pregnant you are eligible for a flu vaccination.
As Dr Lindsay explains ‘ Flu can be a very serious illness for some people, potentially requiring a stay in hospital. Having the vaccination is the most effective way of reducing the chances of catching flu and we encourage every eligible patient to contact the surgery and make an appointment as soon as possible’.
Please note young children aged 2-3 will be offered a nasal flu vaccination, they will be contacted directly by the surgery.