What are the symptoms of influenza?
Influenza usually comes on suddenly and may include these symptoms:
  • Dry cough
  • Body aches
  • Fever
  • Headache
  • Tiredness (may be extreme)
  • Sore throat
  • Runny or stuffy nose
  • Nausea, vomiting, and diarrhea are more common among children than adults

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1. What is influenza (the flu)?
2. What are the symptoms of influenza?
3. What are some complications of influenza?
4. How is the influenza virus spread from one person to another?
5. Is influenza contagious?
6. What should I do if I get the flu?
7. How do you keep from getting the flu?