Children, according to statistics from the Department of Health, are the most affected and require protection against Influenza. According to health officials.
Conscious of the importance of health for the socioeconomic development of the eastern region of the island, the House of Representatives will hold a massive vaccination against influenza next Friday, March 9, in the public square of the municipality of Luquillo.
The announcement was made by the director of the Eastern Regional Office, attached to the aforementioned legislative body, Damaris Guzman Ramos, who took the opportunity to urge all citizens of Luquillo, as well as other bordering towns, to participate in this important event.
“All the residents of the towns of Luquillo, Fajardo, Ceiba, Rio Grande and Canóvanas, among others, will have the opportunity to get vaccinated against influenza for absolutely free this coming Friday.
We will have vaccines for everyone, including children and adults.
Vaccination against influenza is the first step to avoid the spread of this terrible disease that already, during this season, has claimed five lives, “said Guzman Ramos.
Story first broke by Elvocero