Our Opinion: Simple steps help curb flu
Published 11:56 pm Sunday, December 17, 2006
It's that time of year again - not only time to celebrate the holiday season, but also to try to avoid the flu bug.
Sniffles and sneezes and fevers are common during the winter months, but not every symptom means you have the flu. Doctors say the flu comes on quickly, bringing aches, pains and a fever.
There are some simple steps you can take to avoid spreading the flu - which can be particularly dangerous for the elderly, young children and others with compromised immune systems.