- The community flu shot clinics are now complete for 2015.
- Flu shots are available by making an appointment for the Wednesday immunization clinic. Click here for more information.
- The flu shot is also available from health care providers and pharmacies.
Influenza, or more commonly known as "the flu", is a serious, acute respiratory illness that can lead to pneumonia. It is caused by a virus.
Immunization helps strengthen your body's natural immune response against the flu. The flu shot stimulates your immune system to build antibodies against the virus, making it stronger and ready to fight off the flu.
ThunderBayFlu.ca has a lot of information on the flu. Use the tabs on the top and on the left to navigate through the site for news and information about the flu.
You can also visit the provincial website (click the image below) to learn more about the flu.