It’s flu season – and what you can do about it.

There is nothing funny about having the flu. It is a serious contagious disease that can lead to hospitalization and even death. At a minimum, flu patients will feel pretty miserable for a few days.

Here is what you can do to fight the flu.

  1. Get a flu shot. It’s not too late! This should be the number one defense against this disease for everyone 6 months of age and older.

  2. Prevent the spread of the virus. Here’s how: wash your hands