The University Health Center is offering flu shots for $15. To schedule an appointment, call (402) 472-5000.
Lancaster County has recorded a recent increase in flu activity. Dr. James Guest, director of UHC, recommends the flu shot as the best defense against seasonal flu.
According to Health and Human Services, the strains of flu viruses being reported are covered by the 2010-2011 seasonal flu vaccine. It takes about two weeks after vaccination to develop antibodies that protect against influenza.
More details at: http://go.unl.edu/wsv