Tag Archive: immunization

Feb 28 2012

Bacteria easy to thwart with vaccine

Pneumococcal disease kills about 40,000 people in the U.S. yearly- roughly 25% more than auto accidents. Many potential victims don’t get the one shot that could protect them from a potentially deadly infection of the lungs, the blood or the covering of the brain, Texas Department of State Health Services (DSHS) immunization officials say. The …

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Sep 14 2011

Flu shots available

The Northeast Texas Public Health District has started offering  flu vaccinations at their location at 815 N. Broadway.  Special NETPHD Immunization Clinic hours have been established and are Monday – Thursday 8am – 11am and 1pm – 4pm and Wednesday until 6pm. The seasonal flu vaccination will be given on a first come, first serve …

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