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Be a flu fighter!A yearly flu vaccine is the first and most important step in protecting against flu viruses.

Everyone 6 months and older should get an annual flu vaccine, particularly those at risk of serious complications.


Stop the spead of the flu virus
Protect Your Family From Flu By:

  1. Avoiding contact with sick people.
  2. Avoiding touching your face.
  3. Covering your coughs and sneezes.
  4. Washing your hands often with soap and water.
  5. Staying home when sick.
  6. Taking an antiviral drug if prescribed by your doctor.


Know The Symptoms Of Flu

People who have the flu often feel some or all of these symptoms:

  • Fever or feeling feverish/chills
  • Cough
  • Sore throat
  • Runny or stuffy nose
  • Muscle or body aches
  • Headaches
  • Fatigue (tiredness)

NOTE: Some people may have vomiting and diarrhea, though this is more common in children than adults.


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