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Flu Information

Fl Dept of Health in Martin County

Influenza (flu) is a contagious respiratory illness caused by flu viruses. It can cause mild to severe illness, and at times can lead to death. The best way to prevent the flu is to get a flu vaccine each fall.

Graphic explaining different ways to avoid the flu 

A Guide for Parents
Flu & You
Take 3 Actions

Cover your Cough
How to Hand Wash
Spread Fun, Not Flu
No School for You

Fact Sheet
Prevention Letter
Treating the Flu

Vaccine Information Statement:
Live, Intranasal Inactive or Recombinant

Learn More About the Flu:
CDC: Seasonal Flu