Is The Flu Shot Available Now 2020?

Where can I get a flu shot in Toronto 2020?

The North Toronto OHT Pop-Up Flu Vaccine Clinics are open to the general public by appointment only.

If you do not have a family doctor and would like to find one, please call Health Care Connect at 1-800-445-1822..

When should I get my flu shot 2019?

CDC recommends that people get a flu vaccine by the end of October. However, getting vaccinated early (for example, in July or August) is likely to be associated with reduced protection against flu infection later in the flu season, particularly among older adults.

Is the flu shot available in Ontario yet?

The Ontario Ministry of Health and Long Term Care recommends the flu shot for everyone 6 months old and older, it is available at participating pharmacies, doctors, nurse practitioners or at a local public health unit nearest you (OHIP card required).

Is it too late for a flu shot 2020?

Typically, winter epidemics of influenza (“flu”) hit hardest in December through February. But they can start as early as late September and last as late as May. So the best time to get your annual flu shot is in mid-October.

Is it too late to get a flu shot in March 2020?

Most cases happen from late December to early March. It’s best to get the flu vaccine early in flu season, ideally by the end of October. That way, the body has time to make antibodies that protect it from the flu.