NYS Health Department launches flu & covid vaccine campaign

The New York State Department of Health is launching an annual campaign to encourage people to get their flu and covid shots.

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State health commissioner Dr. Mary Bassett says with the fall and winter season comes an increase in infections of both.

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Both shots can be given at the same time, including the updated covid-19 bivalent booster, which is available for eligible New Yorkers 12 years and older.