Mildura clinics and chemists run out of stocks as winter hits: Flu vaccine shock

DESPITE nearly doubling its order of the flu vaccine this year, Mildura’s Chemist Warehouse has exhausted its stock for the general public.

The heightened demand following last year’s horror flu season has resulted in many first timers, particularly “the average bloke”, having to wait for the vaccine.

Those who have a chronic conditions and others who are also considered vulnerable (including those over 65 years, aboriginal people and pregnant women) still have access to the vaccine.

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