The Flu Can Be Very Serious Centers for Disease Control (CDC) Short video that raises awareness about the serious illness and complications that can result from flu and the importance of getting an annual flu vaccine.
No Need to Sweat a Slight Fever Lee Memorial Health System A fever is not the real problem. An elevated temperature generally means the body is fighting something, an infection or virus. Properly dosed fever reducers can make a child more comfortable and lower the temperature a degree or two. But if they are eating, drinking and resting well, you may want to hold off.
The Flu and You Lee Memorial Health System Like the temperature outside, the winter's flu season has been mild. But experts warn it's not over yet. Peak flu season is just around the corner and there's still time for the virus to ramp up its severity and still time to protect yourself against it.