Flu Update

Flu Update
The flu season is not yet over. According to the weekly flu report released Friday by the US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention,  influenza continues to be widespread in all states except Hawaii. The incidence of flu will likely last for many more weeks. Flu is a contagious respiratory illness caused by influenza viruses that infect the nose, throat, and sometimes the lungs. Flu can cause mild to severe illness, If you think you or your ch...

Flu Symptoms in Children

Flu Symptoms in Children
Although most flu symptoms are the same for adults and children, there are a few differences. Children are common carriers of the flu virus and spread it quickly, and because they aren't the best about hygiene practices (such as washing their hands, or coughing and sneezing on each other), the flu spreads rapidly among kids – especially in settings such as daycares and schools. Fever Kids tend to run fevers more often than adults. Almost all people run f