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Madison Co. Health Dept. provides shots

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The Madison County Health Department will provide shots for diphtheria, pertussis and tetanus. (Photo: MGN Online) The Madison County Health Department will provide shots for diphtheria, pertussis and tetanus. (Photo: MGN Online)
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MADISON COUNTY, AL (WAFF) -

Starting Tuesday, the Madison County Health Department will be going to elementary schools providing shots.

These are for 5th graders 10-years-old and older. The department will give shots for tetanus, diphtheria and pertussis.

On Tuesday, the department will be at Owens Cross Roads, New Hope, Madison County and Central elementary schools.

State law requires all children over 10-years-old to have an updated tetanus booster and an updated blue card.

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