• Here's a quick guide to help you tell the symptoms of the flu from the symptoms of a bad cold.

  • Not sure if your child has an ear infection? There might be symptoms you're overlooking. Take this quiz to get more information.

  • The flu is a respiratory (i.e., nose, throat and lung) infection that can be caused by a variety of influenza viruses. Many people use the word "flu" when they actually have a cold. Although the common cold is also caused by viruses, the flu and common cold differ in several ways. Can you tell the difference? Test your knowledge!

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