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Flu is on the Rise! - Steps to Prevent!
The number of states reporting widespread seasonal flu activity jumped from 10 to 25 last week according to the Centers for Disease Control.
“Widespread” means more than 50% of the state is reporting flu activity.
Unlike symptoms of a common cold, flu symptoms usually come on suddenly. It often starts with the abrupt onset of fever, headache, fatigue, and body aches. Here's a list of flu symptoms you might feel:
- fever (usually high)
- severe aches and pains in the joints and muscles and around the eyes
- generalized weakness
- ill appearance with warm, flushed skin and red, watery eyes
- dry cough
- sore throat and watery discharge from your nose... Read more