Influenza , The flu ?

By : Shelby Proffitt

Characteristics

  • Mostly called the flu.
  • Is a illness that is highly contagious and cause numbers of symptoms.
  • Many different types.
  • Starts with a bad cough and congestion in the chest and nose area.
  • Has fevers.

How do you treat and prevent influenza ?

To prevent influenza is to keep up with good hygiene. Always wash your hands , keep your distance and protect others. Don't go around others when having influenza. Another way to prevent influenza is getting a vaccination. A way to treat influenza is to see your doctor to be prescribed antibiotics to kill the virus.


Pandemic and Epidemic