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Flu Safety Tip & Links

What to do if you have symptoms of the flu.

Posted: Jan 22, 2018 5:18 PM

Prevention/Symptoms:
1. The best prevention is the flu shot, and it’s not too late to get one.
2. Stay home if you are sick.
3. Flu symptoms include:
   a. Fever
   b. Cough
   c. Sore throat
   d. Muscle, body aches
   e. Runny or stuffy nose
   f. Headaches
   g. Fatigue
   h. Vomiting and diarrhea (more common in children)
4. Stay home 7 days from the onset of symptoms or 24 hours after the resolution of symptoms.
5. If you are sick and have to go out in public, wear a mask, cover your cough, and sanitize your hands frequently.
6. Certain populations are at high-risk for flu complications, and the CDC recommends an antiviral (like Tamiflu) within 2 days of symptom onset:
   a. Children under five
   b. Adults over 65 years old
   c. Pregnant women
   d. Persons in long-term care facilities
   e. Persons with underlying health conditions such as asthma, heart disease, diabetes, etc.
   7. Stay away from people who are sick.


To find where a flu shot is available near you:
vaccinefinder.org
Prevention/Symptoms:
1. The best prevention is the flu shot, and it’s not too late to get one.
2. Stay home if you are sick.
3. Flu symptoms include:
a. Fever
b. Cough
c. Sore throat
d. Muscle, body aches
e. Runny or stuffy nose
f. Headaches
g. Fatigue
h. Vomiting and diarrhea (more common in children)
4. Stay home 7 days from the onset of symptoms or 24 hours after the resolution of symptoms.
5. If you are sick and have to go out in public, wear a mask, cover your cough, and sanitize your hands frequently.
6. Certain populations are at high-risk for flu complications, and the CDC recommends an antiviral (like Tamiflu) within 2 days of symptom onset:
a. Children under five
b. Adults over 65 years old
c. Pregnant women
d. Persons in long-term care facilities
e. Persons with underlying health conditions such as asthma, heart disease, diabetes, etc.
7. Stay away from people who are sick.

Got to vaccinefinder.org to where a flu shot is available near you.

California Coronavirus Cases

Data is updated nightly.

Confirmed Cases: 910438

Reported Deaths: 17386
CountyConfirmedDeaths
Los Angeles3006147000
Riverside667321295
San Bernardino627741072
Orange587251447
San Diego54941870
Kern33881416
Fresno30858436
Sacramento25445484
Santa Clara24313388
Alameda23391461
San Joaquin21630489
Contra Costa18694242
Stanislaus17686397
Tulare17495286
Ventura14300164
Imperial12882336
San Francisco12152140
Monterey1139991
San Mateo11149159
Santa Barbara9814120
Merced9465155
Sonoma9402136
Kings824683
Solano738476
Marin7089128
Madera502074
Placer417857
San Luis Obispo414132
Yolo320759
Butte308752
Santa Cruz280225
Napa196215
Shasta188930
Sutter183712
San Benito144215
El Dorado13284
Yuba129310
Mendocino112921
Tehama8808
Lassen7661
Lake69515
Glenn6573
Nevada6168
Humboldt56710
Colusa5506
Calaveras34218
Amador33016
Tuolumne2714
Inyo22715
Siskiyou1930
Mono1802
Del Norte1781
Mariposa782
Plumas680
Modoc290
Trinity260
Sierra60
Alpine30
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