This is National Influenza Vaccination Week, a late push reminding people to get their flu shots.
Margaret Donnelly is the director of the Missouri Department of Health and Senior Services and says the state is launching their “Tackle the Flu” campaign, targeting the vulnerable.
Donnelly says the shot is not the only option.
Donnelly addresses the most common misconception about the shot.
To find a flu vaccine location log onto www.health.mo.gov.