The best way to prevent seasonal flu is to get vaccinated each year.

The Active Duty Clinic offers the seasonal flu vaccine to active duty Soldiers on a walk-in basis Monday through Friday from 1-3 p.m.

Troop Medical Clinic 1 will offer the seasonal flu vaccine to the advanced individual training student population from 6-8 a.m. Monday-Friday. TMC 1 screens its patient population to ensure all are vaccinated for the flu during sick call hours.

The Mosier Consolidated Troop Medical Clinic offers the seasonal flu vaccine to Ordnance AIT students from 1-4 p.m., Monday-Friday.

Kenner Army Health Clinic has begun administering the seasonal flu vaccine to eligible family members and retirees enrolled to Kenner for their health care.

The Immunization Clinic in the Family Medicine suite will offer the vaccine to walk-ins Monday-Friday, from 7:15 -11:30 a.m. and 1-3:30 p.m. No appointment is needed.

The Immunization Clinic in the Wilkerson Pediatric Clinic offers the vaccine to walk-ins Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Friday, 9-11 a.m. and 1:30-3:30 p.m.

The Occupational Health Clinic provides vaccines to DOD Civilians Wednesdays, 9-11 a.m. on the second floor of Kenner, room B203. Civilians should be prepared to present their CAC card.

TRICARE covers both the flu shot and the nasal spray vaccine. The flu vaccine also may be obtained from a pharmacist at one of the 45,000 network pharmacies that administer vaccines to TRICARE beneficiaries. To learn more about the flu basics, treatment and prevention, visit www.cdc.gov/flu.