Flu Season Peaking in Southern Oregon

MEDFORD, Ore. – The number of flu cases has been on the rise in Oregon, and it has similarities to a severe strain from four years ago. Doctors are recommending people get vaccinated to avoid getting sick. Dr. Jim Shames of Jackson County Health said the predominant strain in this year’s flu is H1N1, which … Continue reading »

Demand For Flu Shots Still High

MEDFORD, Ore. — The demand for flu shots in Jackson County remains high and if you’re looking for a vaccine for your child, you may have to call your local pediatrician. In Oregon, children under the age of 11 can not receive a vaccine from a pharmacy. The Jackson County Health Department offers the flu … Continue reading »