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Who should receive the seasonal flu shot?

All Ontarians should get their flu shot. Unless there is a medical reason not to, everyone aged 6 months or older can benefit from getting the seasonal flu shot.

Ministry of Health and Long-Term Care:
http://www.health.gov.on.ca/en/public/programs/publichealth/flu/immunize.aspx

Receive your flu shot early this season. The sooner you receive the flu shot, the sooner you are protected. Contact your health-care provider or local pharmacy or attend a community flu shot clinic listed below.

Flu Clinics 2014 in Lambton County

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Weekly Community Clinic


POINT EDWARD

Lambton Public Health
160 Exmouth St., Point Edward
Thursdays (1 p.m.-7 p.m.)
October 16, 23, 30 / November 6, 13, 20, 27

Community Clinics

LAMBTON SHORES
Forest Legion
58 Albert St., Forest
November 3 (1 p.m.-7 p.m.)

BROOKE-ALVINSTON
Brooke-Alvinston-Inwood Community Centre
3310 Walnut St., Alvinston
November 4 (4 p.m.-7 p.m.)

WARWICK
Watford Centennial Hall
61 Centennial St., Watford
November 5 (4 p.m.-7 p.m.)

PLYMPTON-WYOMING
Wyoming Fair Buildings
595 Main St., Wyoming
November 10 (2 p.m.-7 p.m.)

PETROLIA
Fiddick's Nursing Home Ltd.
437 First Ave., Petrolia
October 30 (4 p.m.-7 p.m.)

Oil Heritage District Community Centre
360 Tank St., Petrolia
November 12 (3 p.m.-7 p.m.)

ST. CLAIR
Corunna Legion
Albert & Beckwith St., Corunna
November 12 (3 p.m.-7 p.m.)

Port Lambton Community Centre
507 Stoddard St., Port Lambton
November 14 (4 p.m.-7 p.m.)

DAWN-EUPHEMIA
Rutherford Fire Hall
4596 Lambton Line, Rutherford
November 18 (4 p.m.-7 p.m.)

SARNIA
Bluewater Health
89 Norman St., Sarnia
October 18 (8 a.m.-2 p.m.)
October 29 (2 p.m.-6 p.m.)
November 13 (4 p.m.-8 p.m.)

Pathways Health Centre for Children
1240 Murphy Rd., Sarnia
October 27 (Noon-6 p.m.)

Lambton College
1475 London Rd., Sarnia
October 28 (10 a.m.-5 p.m.)

Lambton Shared Services
Training Room #1
150 N. Christina St., Sarnia
October 29 (Noon-4 p.m.)

Inn of the Good Shepherd
115 John St., Sarnia
November 25 (11:30 a.m.-3 p.m.)

Pharmacies

Flu shots are available at the following pharmacies in Lambton County. Call the pharmacy for dates and times.

SARNIA
Bluewater Pharmacy
481 London Rd., Sarnia
519-332-1032

BMC
118 Victoria St., N. Sarnia
519-339-0909

Centrepoint IDA
889 Exmouth St., Sarnia
519-339-0909

Drug Basics
191 Indian Rd. Sarnia
519-337-1500

Front Street Pharmacy
265 Front St., N., Sarnia
519-336-7575

Hogan Pharmacy
457 London Rd., Sarnia
519-336-2224

Loblaws
600 Murphy Rd., Sarnia
519-383-8133

Metro Pharmacy
London Rd., Sarnia
519-542-1433

Northgate Pharmacy
560 Exmouth St., Sarnia
519-344-8222

Rapids Parma Choice
1150 Pontiac Dr., Sarnia
519-344-0100

Rexall
697 Cathcart Blvd., Sarnia
519-332-5575

Sarnia Pharmacy
206 Maxwell Ave., Sarnia
519-337-5215

Shoppers Drug Mart
1206 Michigan Ave., Sarnia
519-541-9064

Shoppers Drug Mart
260 Indian Rd., Sarnia
519-337-3727

Shoppers Drug Mart
123 Mitton St., S., Sarnia
519-336-1234

Shoppers Drug Mart
510 Exmouth St., Sarnia
519-344-2409

Vidal Street Pharmacy
373 Vidal St. S., Sarnia
519-344-2222

Walmart
1444 Quinn Dr., Sarnia
519-542-5509

BRIGHT'S GROVE
Bright's Grove Pharmacy
2670 New Lakeshore Rd., Bright's Grove
519-869-6900

Shoppers Drug Mart
2600 New Lakeshore Rd., Bright's Grove
519-869-4224

CORUNNA
Corunna (Hogan)
348 Lyndock St., Corunna
519-862-5521

Shoppers Drug Mart
420 Lyndock St., Corunna
519-862-1451

GRAND BEND
Shoppers Drug Mart
65 Main St., E. Grand Bend
519-238-8540

Grand Bend Pharmacy
46 Ontario St., S., Grand Bend
519-238-6506

FOREST
Forest Pharmasave
19 King St., W., Forest
519-786-5161

PETROLIA
Shoppers Drug Mart
4177 Petrolia St., Petrolia
519-882-1840

WATFORD
McLaren Pharmacy
5299 Nauvoo Rd., Watford
519-876-2213

NOTE: To help us serve you better, please bring your Driver's Licence and/or Health Card to the clinic.

All clinics hosted by the Community Health Service Department are conducted in a Fragrance-Free environment. Please refrain from using perfumes, colognes and scented cosmetics if you plan to attend a clinic.

For information about the flu, scroll down.


Prevent the spread of the flu virus


 Not sure if you have the flu? Resources are available to help:

Website Influenza Self-Assessment Tool - Ministry of Health and Long-Term Care

Speak to a registered nurse: Telehealth Ontario: 1-866-797-000 (TTY: 1-866-797-0007)


If your child is suffering from the flu, you should seek medical care immediately if his or her symptoms improve and then suddenly become worse. In addition, seek care if you notice any of the following signs:

  • fast or difficult breathing
  • bluish or dark-coloured lips or skin
  • drowsiness to the point where he or she cannot be easily wakened
  • severe crankiness or not wanting to be held
  • dehydration - not drinking enough fluids and not going to the bathroom regularly

Resources

Fact Sheet - Influenza  (Flu) Vaccine

Fact Sheet - Pneumonia Polysaccharide Vaccine (Pneumovax R 23)

Website - About the flu shot - Ministry of Health and Long-Term Care

Video - Learn more about the flu shot - ENGLISH or FRENCH version (MOHLTC)


Websites

Ontario Ministry of Health and Long-Term Care www.health.gov.on.ca

Public Health Agency of Canada www.phac-aspc.gc.ca

Canadian Coalition for Immunization Awareness & Promotion www.immunize.cpha.ca

Centers for Disease Control & Prevention www.cdc.gov/flu


Information phone lines:

Local community flu clinics (Lambton)

  • Flu Clinic Info Line (Lambton): 519 383-3812, 1-800-667-1839 ext. 3812

Information about seasonal flu

  • ServiceOntario INFOline: 1-877-234-4343 (TTY: 1-800-387-5559)

To speak with a registered nurse

  • Telehealth Ontario: 1-866-797-0000 (TTY: 1-866-797-0007)

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