Protect Your Child From the Flu
With October almost over, influenza or flu season is upon us. The flu is one of the most common illnesses and it can be dangerous for children. Influenza can cause serious complications such as pneumonia, heart inflammation, and seizures. It could also worsen existing medical issues such as asthma. In rare cases, influenza could even lead to death. Thousands of children are hospitalized each year for the flu.
Influenza is a contagious virus that can be spread by coughing or sneezing droplets to surrounding people. It is difficult for anyone during flu season to avoid exposure to the flu, especially young children in close daycare and school environments. The first line of defense to protect your children from the flu is to get them vaccinated.Read More