Flu season is here.
Memorial Hermann Tomball Hospital is ready.
What are the emergency warning signs of the flu?
- Difficulty breathing or shortness of breath
- Pain or pressure in the chest or abdomen
- Sudden dizziness or confusion
- Not eating/drinking
- Fever with a rash
What can I do to prevent the flu?
Getting an annual flu vaccine is the first and best way to protect yourself and your family from the flu. However, if you have not gotten a vaccine or cannot get one, here are good health habits for preventing seasonal flu.1
Avoid close contact
Stay home when
you are sick
Clean your hands
mouth and nose
Avoid touching your
eyes, nose or mouth
Practice other good