Health department offering free flu shots

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MEMPHIS, Tenn. — There’s no excuse not to get your flu shot.

With cases on the rise, the Shelby County Health Department is offering free flu vaccinations Thursday at all of its clinics.

Here’s a complete list:

  • Cawthon Clinic: 1000 Haynes St.
  • Collierville Clinic: 167 Washington St.
  • Galloway Clinic: 757 Galloway Ave.
  • Hickory Hill Clinic: 6590 Kirby Center Cove
  • Immunization Clinic: 814 Jefferson Ave.
  • Millington Clinic: 8225 US-51
  • Shelby Crossing Clinic: 6170 Macon Rd
  • Southland Mall Clinic: 1278 Southland Mall

They’ll all be open from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. Thursday.

And remember these three important things: Wash your hands frequently, cough and sneeze into your sleeve and stay home from work or school when you’re sick until there have been 24 hours without symptoms.