Despite what you might have heard, flu is not just a "bad cold" and can actually lead to serious complications even in healthy children and adults.
Here are some steps you can take now to help fight flu:
1. Get vaccinated against flu.
2. Wash your hands.
3. Wear a mask in public.
4. Cover coughs and sneezes.
5. Stay home if you're sick.
Want to find out how you can help fight flu? Visit the National Foundation for Infectious Diseases (NFID) website to learn more.
All information provided by National Foundation for Infectious Diseases.