The flu is different from a cold and can cause mild to severe illness. Most people will recover from the flu in less than 2 weeks, but some will develop complications. Learn more about flu symptoms and those who are at high risk from the flu.
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The flu vaccine is your best defense against seasonal flu. Everyone 6 months of age and older should get the flu vaccine.
Use the Flu Vaccine Finder to find a flu vaccine location near you.
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