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How should I prepare for the cold influenza season?

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Dr. Quang Nguyen
Internal Medicine - Endocrinology
2 doctors agree

In brief: Vaccine and hygiene

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Vaccinate when possible. Stay away from sick people and wash hands frequently. Maintain heathy nutrition, exercise regularly to optimize the immune system.

In brief: Vaccine and hygiene

Agree.
Vaccinate when possible. Stay away from sick people and wash hands frequently. Maintain heathy nutrition, exercise regularly to optimize the immune system.
Dr. Quang Nguyen
Dr. Quang Nguyen
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Michael Erickson
General Practice
2 doctors agree

In brief: Wash you Hands

Every year there is a new strain of flu or influenza.
If you qualify, it is a good idea to get your flu shot every year. For colds, there really is no medical treatment better than prevention. During any season the best bet is to wash your hands before you eat, after you shake hands, or touch object used by others (door handles). Also hand sanitizer works wonders. Unitl vaccinated, minimize risk.

In brief: Wash you Hands

Every year there is a new strain of flu or influenza.
If you qualify, it is a good idea to get your flu shot every year. For colds, there really is no medical treatment better than prevention. During any season the best bet is to wash your hands before you eat, after you shake hands, or touch object used by others (door handles). Also hand sanitizer works wonders. Unitl vaccinated, minimize risk.
Michael Erickson
Michael Erickson
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