Tips to help you know when to see a doctor, how long to stay home from work school, and how to protect yourself if a family member gets the flu.
Here are the ways to get your flu shot at McFarland Clinic...
Call Your Doctor's Office
Call your McFarland Clinic provider to ask about getting a flu shot.
Schedule Your Appointment
Call or schedule online for your appointment at a McFarland Clinic office near you...
Iowa Falls Office
Main Street Office
Story City Office
Webster City Office
How do you know whether you have the flu or a cold?
Is it the Flu?
The flu is a respiratory illness caused by the
Symptoms come on suddenly and can include:
Vomiting and diarrhea are not symptoms of
Is it a Cold?
The common cold is a viral infection.
Symptoms come on gradually and can include:
On rare occasions, a common cold may include a fever.
If you think you might have the flu, it's up to you to defend other people around you.
When to Wear a Mask
Avoid going into public if you can. If you must be in public, or when you come to the clinic, wear a mask if you have any of the following symptoms:
Masks are available at all public entrances to McFarland Clinic buildings.
Some people in our community have health conditions that put them at risk for the flu, or they can't be vaccinated for medical reasons. When you get your flu shot, you're helping to protect the people around you by lowering the risk of passing the flu on to them.