What's Your Flu IQ?

What you need to know about getting sick this season.

This season the flu is going full-throttle. No one likes feeling under the weather. With this widespread flu season getting the flu shot may be your best bet to stop the sickness before it hits.

There is a lot of uncertainty to what the flu shot is and how it works. NBC Health is here to help. Here is what you need to know about influenza and the flu shot. From when you are contagious, to when to see a doctor and what medicine to use you will be prepared just in case. 

Want to find out what illnesses are going on in your area? Try using the Sickweather app! It’s a social application that shows you what type of sickness is in your area. 

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