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Holyoke Medical Center to Offer Free Adult Flu Vaccination Clinic on Oct. 20

HOLYOKE — Holyoke Medical Center will host a free adult flu vaccination clinic on Saturday, Oct. 20 from 9 to 11 a.m. in the HMC Auxiliary Conference Center.

Participants must be 18 years of age or older. Pre-registrations are required, and quantities are limited. Call (413) 534-2533 to book an appointment.

The Centers for Disease Control advises everyone 6 months of age and older to get a flu vaccine every season. Vaccination is particularly important for people who are at high risk of serious complications from influenza. If you have questions about the flu vaccine, it is advised that you talk to your doctor or other healthcare professional.