The government says we're on target for one of the worst flu seasons on record, and "if you haven't already received your flu shot, make it a high priority this season."
Flu shot locations in the area
CVS - 215 Park Avenue South at 18th St, (646) 602-8237
Duane Reade - 254 Park Avenue South at 20th St, (212) 387-7340
Walgreen's - 33 East 23rd Street at Park Ave South, (212) 685-2047
Most insurance plans cover the cost of the flu shot. If you don't have insurance, it will probably cost less than $40 for the shot.
Fever (100°F or greater)
A fever occurs when your body temperature increases in response to illness or injury. Your temperature is considered elevated when it is 100°F or greater.
Body aches that are sudden and unexplained
Body chills not related to a cold environment
Fatigue is a feeling of tiredness, exhaustion, or lack of energy. When associated with one or more of the other symptoms, this can be a sign of the flu.