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Thread #148803   Message #3458729
Posted By: Ed T
29-Dec-12 - 11:46 AM
Thread Name: BS: Lingering Head Cold...
Subject: RE: BS: Lingering Head Cold...
People often confuse flu symptoms with a cold. For those in the USA, the Center for Disease control has a website that tracks and maps confirmed flu cases.

Where I live, (from tracking our countries flu website) type A Flu seems to be what some folks seem to be getting:

Type A flu

This year's flu shot is supposed to protect against this flu. I got the shot, and my spouse did not. IMO, she has had this flu for a week - Luckily, I feel fine.