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Influenza

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Abstract:

This six-page illustrated handout educates people about influenza, also called the flu or seasonal flu, which is an infection that starts in the nose, throat, and lungs, and is caused by a number of viruses. It explains how the flu virus is spread, and describes its signs and symptoms. It discusses ways for those who are sick to protect themselves and others, and limit the spread of the flu. It provides tips about medicines, fluids, vomiting or diarrhea, coughing and sneezing, handwashing, and the seasonal flu vaccine. The document identifies those flu symptoms for which a doctor should be called immediately.

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Health Information Translations
Medical Review:
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The English language resource was created or reviewed by a medical professional for quality and accuracy.
Development Method:
Translation from English text
Translation Review:
Company review
A qualified translation company performed an independent review by a second translator, and a client advocate.
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Keywords:
Cough, Hand disinfection, Influenza, Influenza vaccines, Vomiting
Copyright:
In the Public Domain
Date Last Reviewed:
12/1/2009
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