News 8’s Ryan Jenkins gets his first-ever flu shot on air

MOLINE, Illinois — Free flu shots were available at the WQAD News 8 studios on Tuesday, October 30th.

WQAD is partnering with Genesis to provide free flu shots for adults from 6 a.m. to 9 a.m.

The CDC reported winter of 2017 was the worst flu season in decades.  One local doctor said the “best preventative medicine is the best kind of medicine.”

Related: Doctors say get flu shot now after CDC reports 80,000 flu deaths last winter