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Increase in demand causes Gibson Co. to order more flu vaccine

GIBSON CO., IN (WFIE) -

 

Officials at the Gibson County Health Department say they are having to order more flu vaccine to meet the increased demand. 

Officials say they've received several calls from residents in other counties interested in getting flu shots.  

Health department officials say they're disappointed that Gibson General Hospital is not restricting visitors to help contain the spread of flu, as other area hospitals are doing.

But, officials at the hospital say flu cases in their area are low and urge visitors to use their own judgement when coming to the hospital.

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