It’s the season again: Time to gear up for the colder weather and the arrival of a new wave of influenza. As you probably know, influenza viruses usually circulate widely in the United States from late fall through early spring.
We all know that a flu shot can reduce your chance of getting sick from influenza this season, but did you know that the flu vaccine also may reduce the risk of flu-associated pneumonia? RT Magazine recently published an article
By Mary Burns, RN, BS PERF Executive Vice President With the flu you often get fever (usually high) headache extreme fatigue dry cough sore throat runny or stuffy nose muscle aches Flu is mostly spread through coughs and sneezes, which