New vaccine being offered by the Midland Health Department

Staff Report
NewsWest 9

It's a vaccine mainly used for those who travel abroad, and it's now being offered at the Midland Health Department.

The yellow fever vaccine costs 80 dollars.

It can be given to anyone from nine-months old and up.

Yellow Fever is transmitted to humans by infected mosqitoes, only a handful of cases have been documented in the U.S. in the past 80 years.