Don’t let the thought of getting sick hold you back this season. We’re sharing our best cold, flu, and seasonal illness prevention tips, so you can enjoy all that fall has to offer.
tracking flu across the country
According to the CDC, the flu season is now underway for most of the country - although some states are still seeing lower flu activity levels. The CDC has reported that 16 states, including six states where MedExpress has centers, are experiencing widespread flu activity. Regional flu activity has been reported in 14 states. Local flu activity has been reported in 17 states, and three states have reported sporadic flu activity.
need a flu shot?*
Get vaccinated today at your local neighborhood MedExpress center – no appointment necessary!
have no fear of missing out
All your friends are out at the pumpkin patch, and you’re at home sick. Can you say #FOMO? Here are some small steps you can take to help protect you and your family this cold and flu season, while also preparing for those inevitable sick days.
don't sick it out
Flu season can bring so much more than just flu. From colds to upper respiratory infections – we’re sharing expert tips to help you tackle this season’s many illnesses.
can't kick your sick?
Visit one of our convenient locations nationwide for fast, hassle-free treatment.
high fives for health
To celebrate Global Handwashing Day in October, we challenged school districts in our communities to show us their best High Fives for Health handprint mural for a chance to win five hand sanitizer stations. Congratulations to Sacred Heart School in Danville, VA, for submitting the winning entry!