Fortunately, if you are not already sick, you might have time to do something about it. For those well-insured or with $30 to burn, this “vaccine finder” reports nine options across Capitol Hill and First Hill where you can get poked or sprayed to fend off the main strains predicted to make us sick this year. Meanwhile, King County is providing access to free flu clinics. By the way, if you have stopped by a local provider for your vaccine, let us know how it went in comments.
You can also help by staying the hell home if you do get sick. Fortunately, Seattle’s new paid sick leave law went into effect last fall.