San Andreas, CA — Mark Twain St. Joseph´s Hospital has more doses of the flu vaccine available.
Health officials say each year more than 114,000 people in the U.S. are hospitalized and close to 36,000 people die because of the flu. Most who die are 65 years and older.
Flu vaccine protects most people from the flu. Mark Twain St. Joseph´s Hospital is offering flu shots at four Family Medical Centers, located in Arnold, Angels Camp, Valley Springs and Copperopolis.
Most Calaveras County Family Practice Physicians also provide the flu vaccine annually.