people get sick with influenza every winter.
is a serious threat especially to young children and the elderly.
They can easily get sick, and the condition can become serious.
Vaccinations are not compulsory, but they are recommended for
children and the elderly.
ranges from \3,000 to \7,000 depending on clinics.
October Funabashi City will send a vaccination ticket to the senior
citizens and foreign residents registered in Funabashi who are 65
years and older. With this ticket they can get the injection for
\1,000 at a clinic.
Times & Ages: Twice
with a 4-week interval for children under 13 years. Once or twice
for those of 13 years and older depending on the clinics.
In any case finishing vaccinations by the end of
November is recommended.
Notes: Those who
want the vaccinations should call a clinic and ask the following
1) Is an influenza vaccination available? If not,
2) Frequency of vaccinations; once or twice?
3) How much is the