The symtoms of Influenza
- high temperature
- cold sweats, shivers
- aching joints, aching limbs
- fatigue feeling utterly exhausted
- gastro-intestinal symptoms, such as nausea, vomiting, and diarrhea are much more common among children than adult.
How serious is flu?
In the majority of cases flu is not serious. It is just unpleasant For some people however, there can be severe complications. This is more likely if you are elderly or have some other longstanding illness that can undermine your immune system.
What should I do if I have flu?
As flu is caused by a virus, antibodies won't do any good, unless the flu has led to another illness. Some of the symptoms, such as headache and body pains may be alleviated if you take a painkiller.
what happned when you get the vaccine?
You are getting an injectable flu vaccine, which is either an “inactivated” or “recombinant” vaccine. These vaccines do not contain any live influenza virus. They are given by injection with a needle, and often called the “flu shot.
Is it contagious?
The flu Is contagious. Most healthy adults may be able to infect other people beginning 1 day before symptoms develop and up to 5 to 7 days after becoming sick. Children may pass the virus for longer than 7 days. Symptoms start 1 to 4 days after the virus enters the body.
What Celebrity had influenza
Sarah Chalke and the American Lung Association's Faces of Influenza campaign to spread the word about influenza.
What is a dilemma Influenza has caused?
well people have died from it they can have it for really long period of time.
What is the prognosis of influenza
Influenza is an acute respiratory illness caused by infection with influenza viruses. Most people with influenza usually recover within one week.