How do you know whether you have the flu? When might it be best to stay home, call a nurse advice line or health care provider, or go for medical help?
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VA employees may refer to VHA Influenza and Educational Resources (435 KB, PDF), Section 8 of the VA Influenza Manual, for a list of materials stocked for distribution.
Watch videos about seasonal flu vaccination, how and when you should clean your hands, what you can do to help control the spread of flu, and related topics.
The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) also has free flu materials for download.
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Last updated January 7, 2014