Are your children excited to start school in a few weeks? School is a place where kids can expect to make friends, learn new things about themselves and discover new hobbies that they will love! A downfall to public schooling however, are the illnesses. It seems as though if one child gets sick, another one will start to feel the symptoms, so on and so forth. If you are worried that your child’s immune system won’t be able to hold its own ground this school year when it comes to flu season, it’s time for you to make an appointment to get your kid a flu shot and other vaccines in Oklahoma City.
Even though peak flu season doesn’t hit until February most years, it is a good idea to get your child immunized to prepare for when flu takes hold of the school your child attends. There is nothing like being able to fight off the flu! The flu is one illness that you don’t want to be in your household. Once it has made its way into your home, it won’t leave until it has made its rounds, and everyone has felt the wrath of the bug. If you are well aware of how the flu feels, it wouldn’t hurt for you to get a flu shot either! Protect yourself, your children and your entire family from getting sick this school year. To make an appointment for your child with our pediatrician in Oklahoma City, fill out the short appointment request form to the right of the screen. Give us a call if you’d like an immediate response from our office.