Older people, young children, pregnant women, and those with an underlying health condition are more at risk of serious complications of flu.
The flu vaccine is the best protection from the flu virus. It is more important than ever for people. This year more people are eligible for the free flu vaccine. Protect yourself and get vaccinated today.
The flu vaccine is a safe and effective vaccine. It’s offered every year on the NHS to help protect people at risk of flu and its complications.
The best time to have the flu vaccine is in the autumn before flu starts spreading. But you can get the vaccine later.
For more information on the flu virus, such as symptoms, treatment and how to avoid spreading the flu visit https://www.nhs.uk/conditions/flu/
For more information on the flu vaccine and who is eligible visit https://www.nhs.uk/conditions/vaccinations/flu-influenza-vaccine/