Flu Season Precautions

The 2017 – 2018 flu season has already seen 3568 cases of influenza confirmed in Galveston County.

Preventative measures can help protect you and your family from influenza.  The Galveston County Health District is offering flu vaccinations at no charge.  A schedule is available on their website for vaccination locations and times.


  1. Avoid close contact with people who are sick.
  2. Stay home when you are sick.
  3. Cover your mouth and nose when you cough or sneeze.
  4. Wash your hands.
  5. Avoid touching your nose, eyes or mouth.

For more information:

Galveston County Health District