As we head into the fall, it’s time to remember to get your annual influenza (flu) shot. An annual flu shot is a requirement for all military personnel, but it’s highly encouraged for all members of the Coast Guard total workforce.
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The Coast Guard is reminding all active-duty members and reservists to get the flu shot as soon as possible. Getting the flu shot helps prevent the spread of the flu virus.
This week, we are dedicating the Guardian of the Week to three teams of Coast Guard men and women who travelled to some of the most remote duty stations in the United States to deliver the H1N1 flu vaccine during the holiday season. At the request of DHS Secretary Janet Napolitano, the Coast Guard Office