Influenza, we are ready to fight. This year, the National Influenza Vaccination Week, observed in the first week of December month, i.e. December 1-7, 2019. The aim is to create awareness about different infections and their treatments across the world. Influenza is an infectious disease caused by the influenza virus. Usually, the virus has two subtypes, influenza A or B. The population prone to the influenza illness includes pregnant women, aged people, younger children and people with serious health problems.
First symptoms of influenza comprise of headache, aching sweats, fatigue and weakness, nasal congestion, sore throat and others. The prevention of disease includes antiviral medications, bed rest and home remedies such as drinking enough fluids such as water, juice and warm soups to prevent dehydration.