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H1N1 Clinic in Bangor 

Eastern Maine Medical Center, in collaboration with St. Joseph Hospital, City of Bangor Health and Community Service and Penobscot Community Health Center will hold an H1N1 vaccine clinic for high-risk individuals on Monday, December 14th. This clinic was originally scheduled for Wednesday, the 9th, but is postponed due to the weather. The clinic will be held at the Bangor Civic Center, from 8:00 am until 8:00 pm.Both the nasal spray and injection forms of the vaccine will be available at this clinic.Those people who are eligible for the vaccine are: Pregnant womenChildren and young adults (2 years* – 25 years)Healthcare workersPeople under 65 years of age with chronic health conditionsHousehold contacts and caregivers of infants (6 months or younger)Second dose for school children (9 years old and younger)High-risk patients are encouraged to get the vaccine even if the initial rate of H1N1 virus infections appears to have declined.*Children with asthma or other chronic respiratory conditions may not receive LAIV (nasal spray).