FLU FACTS

COMMON SYMPTOMS OF FLU

Fever
Cough, Sore throat, running nose
Other symptoms Bodyache, Headache, Fatigue, Chills, Diarrohea & Vomiting

PRECAUTIONS FOR PERSON WITH 'FLU' SYMPTOMS

Frequent and proper hand washing with soap and water
Cover mouth & nose while coughing & sneezing
Avoid touching nose, eyes & mouth  
Stay at home & avoid travel as much as possible  
Don't panic  
Most Flu cases get cured  

REPORT TO HOSPITAL IMMEDIATELY IF 'FLU' PATIENT HAS :

Difficult breathing  
Chest pain  
Blue discoloration of lips/fingers  
Vomiting, Dehydration, Dizziness & Seizures

PRECAUTIONS FOR CONTACT/FAMILY MEMBERS OF FLU PATIENT :

Avoid being face to face with patient
Wash hands with soap & water after touching patients or handling used tissues or laundry  
Maintain good hygiene & ventilation
Take balanced diet & adequate sleep  
Persons at high risk of getting 'Flu' related complications (infants, children, elderly & pregnant females) should take strict precautions & use face masks.