Flu season is here, with activity considered "widespread" in 47 of 50 states.
New Jersey is seeing "intense" activity right now, while New York has declared a public health emergency after reported cases reached epidemic levels.
If you're considering getting a flu shot, here are some places locally that offer the vaccine:
The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention offers the following information:
- Who should get vaccinated
- When to get vaccinated
- Selecting a flu vaccine
- Symptoms, complications and severity
- Treatment if you get the flu