6 Expert Recovery Tips to Help You Manage the Flu

November 8, 2019

Flu season is officially here.

The flu is a contagious respiratory illness caused by influenza viruses. This can infect the throat, nose and sometimes lungs.

RADIO.COM interviewed Dr. Janette Nesheiwat, a medical correspondent and medical director of City MD, who says the best way to prevent the flu is getting a flu vaccine each year.

According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, peak infections generally hit all across the United States between December and February.

If you do get the flu, here are some things you can do to help prevent giving it to others.