Flu Season Is Here, WNC Health Officials Urge Residents To Get Vaccinated

Oct 15, 2017

The flu season is officially here and the first report from the state health department, shows just under ten cases have been confirmed in North Carolina.  But health officials say that could quickly change and they are urging people to get vaccinated.    

Buncombe County Medical Director Dr. Jennifer Mullendore says now is the time to get the flu vaccine.

BPR’s Helen Chickering spoke with Buncombe County Medical Director, Dr. Jennifer Mullendore (Mullen-door) about this year’s flu season and the flu vaccine.