I see on facebook and other social media, everyone is sick. Some of my friends have had to stay home with their sick child. I read more and more that people are getting sick and there are easy ways to avoid being the next bed ridden person.
With the current outbreak of influenza peaking - and the news reports of the deaths associated with the flu - a lot of people are wondering: why are people dying from the flu? After all, isn't the flu similar to the common cold?
People are scared because of the flu making it's way through the area. I heard that Minnesota is the worst of all the states for the flu symptoms. Is the flu shot the answer, well, people are on both sides of that issue. Here's one BIG way to avoid getting the flu.