The best way to prevent the flu is to get vaccinated. The flu vaccine is 70 to 90 percent effective in preventing influenza.
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We are accepting new patients. West St. Paul Clinic offers expectant/new parents an opportunity to schedule “a meet the pediatrician appointment.”
Although the flu and common cold have similar symptoms, the flu tends to be more severe. Symptoms such as fever, body aches, tiredness, and cough are more common and intense with the flu. People with colds are more likely to have a runny or stuffy nose.