H1N1 Influenza A (Swine Flu)
H1N1 Vaccination Updates
The H1N1 Vaccine has been combined as part of the Seasonal Flu Vaccine this year. Cochise County Health Department will continue with the annual Seasonal Flu Shot Clinics. County Residents will be able to receive the H1N1 Vaccine through these clinics. Please click here to see the flu shot schedule for adults, and click here to see the flu shot schedule for children.
The Cochise County Health Department is continuing to provide information about the novel H1N1 Influenza A (Swine Flu) Virus and is recommending the usual precautions for the prevention of any influenza virus. Información general sobre la H1N1 Influenza A (gripe porcina) en espanol - clic aqui (CDC).
There are everyday actions people can take to stay healthy.
- Cover your nose and mouth with a tissue when you cough or sneeze. Throw the tissue in the trash after you use it.
- Don't cough or sneeze into your hands.
- Wash your hands often with soap and water, especially after you cough or sneeze. Alcohol-based hands cleaners are also effective.
- Avoid touching your eyes, nose or mouth. Germs spread that way.
Try to avoid close contact with sick people.
- Influenza is thought to spread mainly person-to-person through coughing or sneezing of infected people.
- If you get sick, CDC recommends that you stay home from work or school and limit contact with others to keep from infecting them.
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H1N1 Basics & What Schools Need To Do:
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