Protect Yourself Against the Flu.
Stay Healthy This Flu Season
This flu season, protect yourself and your community by getting the flu vaccine. According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), as we get older, our risk of developing serious flu complications increases. The most effective way to protect against the flu and its potential risks is by getting the flu vaccine.
The flu virus typically infects people via a respiratory route. It is important to be aware of common flu symptoms, which include fever, cough, sore throat, runny or stuffy nose, body aches, headache, chills and fatigue. Other symptoms including diarrhea, vomiting, and abdominal pain, sometimes occur.
4 Ways to Protect Against the Flu
Avoid People Who are Sick
Wash Your Hands
Cover your mouth and nose when you cough and sneeze
Clean and Disinfect Surfaces Frequently
Did you know you can receive a $10 reward for getting your flu vaccine
through the Blue Advantage® Rewards and Wellness Program?*
Take action and get vaccinated today.
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This information is provided for general informational purposes. Information contained in this communication is not intended to replace professional medical advice, diagnosis or treatment. Always seek the advice of your physician or other qualified healthcare provider regarding your healthcare needs. Never disregard professional medical advice or delay seeking medical advice because of something you have read in this informational piece. Always check your benefits for coverage information and limitations.
*All rewards will be mailed in the form of a Walmart Healthy Living gift card, which may be used in store or online at Walmart.com. Gift card may NOT be used for Optical, Prescriptions, Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms, Ammunition, Lottery, Items at Register Aisles, Electronics, Toys, Seasonal Items, or Jewelry. After completing an activity, it may take approximately 8-12 weeks to receive the gift card.
**From April 1 to September 30, on weekends and holidays you may be required to leave a message. Calls will be returned the next business day.