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Influenza (Flu): Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ)

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Flu is a contagious respiratory illness caused by influenza viruses (influenza A or B virus) that infect the nose, throat, and the lungs. It can cause mild to severe illness, and at times can lead to complications or death. The best way to prevent flu is by getting a flu vaccine each year.




Influenza (flu) is a contagious lung disease caused by the influenza virus. This is a different virus than the one that causes COVID-19.

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This year in 2021, more than ever, getting your flu shot is important to prevent more illness and stress on the healthcare system during the continued COVID-19 pandemic

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