How Stay Healthy In Flu Season

By: Connor , Mason , and Joshua .W

Fun facts

*The flu is actually called influenza

*It can spread in under 2 sneezes

*They have to make a new vaccine every year

*If your immune system is weak you have to get a vaccine every year

*The virus invades the nose, throat , and lungs

*In 1918 an outbreak of the flu killed more than 20 million people in the world

Extra info

*In the late 20th century scientist developed medicines to treat the flu

*People with influenza/flu should get plenty of rest and drink lots of fluids

Links we used

Britannica image quest

Britannica online school edition