• With Flu season in full force, it is important to take precautionary measures to avoid getting the flu! #Influenza #Flu #Health

    10 Steps to Avoid Getting the Flu

    Flu season is in full swing and unfortunately, there have already been some deaths including one child from Florida. In fact, according to the CDC, last year’s season, “was at or above the epidemic threshold for 16 consecutive weeks.”. Some sources even go so far to state that there were 80,000 deaths last flu season although adult deaths due to influenza are not officially tracked by the CDC. The flu is serious and it is time that we all start treating it that way. It is way more than a nasty cold and can lead to pneumonia and other life threatening complications. Who is at the Highest Risk? Young children under age…