Last year the CDC report approximately 80,000 deaths due to influenza and complications of the virus....(for more information see below)
Protect yourself! Vaccinate💉 Proper hand washing🚰 Early intervention if you or a loved one has symptoms🤧 Stay hydrated 💧 Stay home if you are sick🏠 Masks won’t help much that’s why if you get it your healthcare provider will wear goggles and gloves too 😷 as Influenza is transmitted via large-particle respiratory droplet (aka someone coughs or sneezes) up to around 6 feet from another person, also airborne transmission in vicinity of infected persons, indirect contact (touching a service contaminated with influenza then touching mucosal surfaces).
In this study involving 463 volunteers, the results clearly showed that taking high doses of vitamin C just before or after the appearance of cold and flu relieved and prevented the symptoms by 85%
The effectiveness of vitamin C in preventing and relieving the symptoms of virus-induced respiratory infections.
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/10543583 Gorton HC, Jarvis K. J Manipulative Physiol Ther. 1999 Oct;22(8):530-3.
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