In honor of National Influenza Week, Schnucks is offering a $10 Schnucks gift card to all patients who get a flu shot at any of the 95 Schnucks Pharmacies between Dec. 6 and Dec. 12.

“Schnucks​ ​Pharmacies​ ​make​ ​it​ ​easy​ ​for​ ​patients​ ​to​ ​get​ ​vaccinated,” said​ ​Senior Director​ ​of​ ​Pharmacy​ ​Operations​ ​Bob​ ​Buganski.​ ​“No​ ​appointment​ ​is​ ​necessary,​ ​no​ ​prescription​ ​is required,​ ​and​ ​our​ ​pharmacists​ ​are​ ​certified​ ​immunizers.​ ​Patients​ ​can​ ​simply​ ​stop​ ​by​ ​during regular​ ​hours​ ​and​ ​request​ ​a​ ​flu​ ​shot.

According to the CDC, every year an average of five to 20 percent of the United States population gets the flu.

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