Influenza (Flu)

Signs and Symptoms:

  • Feverflu
  • Cough Sore throat
  • Runny or stuffy nose
  • Body aches
  • Chills
  • Fatigue
  • Children
    • Diarrhea
    • Vomiting
  • Severe illness and complications possible

Transmission:

  • Contagious 1 day before symptoms until 5-7 days after symptoms start
  • Person-to-person through water dropletstransmission
    • Cough, sneeze
    • Indirect or direct
      • Touching infected surfaces (indirect)
      • Getting coughed/sneezed on (direct)
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