Facts About Flu


The flu vaccine is the easiest and most effective way to prevent illness. The following information provides ways on how to protect yourself or someone you love from getting the flu. 

Facts about the flu

Dr. Dan Ricciuto, our Infectious Diseases expert is here to help you understand how to keep cold and flu germs at bay and why it's not too late to get your flu shot. 

Is the flu contagious?  

How can I stay healthy during cold and flu season? 

When should I get help if I have the flu? 

Is the stomach flu caused by the same virus as influenza? 

Is the flu shot safe? 

How effective is this season's flu shot?