Flu is a common infectious viral illness spread by coughs and sneezes. It can be very unpleasant, but you'll usually begin to feel better within about a week. Flu symptoms include
• sore throat,
• muscle aches, and
HOW IS FLU DIAGNOSED?
You will reach the nearest General Physician who can do a ‘swab’ test to confirm that it is flu and the test result can confirm the type of flu as well.
HOW IS FLU TREATED?
Antiviral drugs are the ones normally prescribed by the General Physician for treating flu. If the sore throat condition persists, you can consult a Ear-Nose-Throat (ENT) specialist also. There are treatments in Ayurveda and medicines under Homeopathy also for the flu viral infection.
DID YOU KNOW?
Yearly vaccinations are recommended for preventing Flu.