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Do you wash your hands regularly? You might want to after reading this article. The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention has labeled the 2013 flu season as one of the worst in the past decade, and the season isn’t even over, the Wall Street Journal reported. The Illinois Department of Public Health says almost 150 people were admitted to hospital intensive care units with severe cases of the flu from Oct. through Dec. 2012, ABCLocal.go.com reported. Illinois is reporting widespread flu activity, according to CDC data, and a search on Google flu trends, which tracks flu-related searches, shows Illinois as a solid red, for intense activity. Do you have a special recipe to fight the flu? Share your secrets and help other readers …
Donate a non-perishable food item and receive a free flu shot!
Wednesday, October 17, 2012
This Saturday, Oct. 20 and Sunday, Oct. 21, Advocate Condell Immediate Care Centers in Vernon Hills, Gurnee and Round Lake will be offering free flu shots for people 18 and older who bring in a non-perishable food item. The food will be collected and donated to local community food banks before Thanksgiving. Flu shots are available while supplies last. If you have any questions, or for more information, please contact the Advocate Health Immediate Care Center in your area: Advocate Condell-Vernon Hills Immediate Care Center 6 Phillip Road, Vernon Hills (847) 680-0500 8 a.m. – 8 p.m. Advocate Condell-Round Lake Beach Immediate Care Center 2 East Rollins Road, Round Lake Beach (847) 740-2500 8 a.m. – 10 p.m. Advocate Condell-Gurnee …