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Free flu vaccines Friday night in Tacoma for kids, uninsured adults

Post by Alexis Krell / The News Tribune on Jan. 10, 2013 at 3:50 pm with No Comments »
January 10, 2013 6:28 pm

UPDATE: The address of the free clinic is now 316 N. L St., the Mary Bridge Women, Infants and Children (WIC) building.

INITIAL POST: Free flu shots for children and for adults without insurance will be given Friday night at the Mary Bridge WIC building Mary Bridge Health Center.

The vaccines will be offered from 5 p.m. to 7 p.m. at 311 S. L St. in Tacoma to children between six months and 18 years old, and for uninsured adults between 18 and 64 years old.

Injections will be available for both children and adults, and nasal spray vaccines will also be available for kids.

Pierce County flu infection rates are almost three times what they were this time last year, according to Mary Bridge.

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