This Year's Flu: 7 Must-Know Facts for FamiliesWith the 2020-2021 flu season occurring during the COVID-19 pandemic, flu cases may be lower than in previous years because many people are already taking extra precautions to prevent the spread of COVID-19. Learn what’s known so far about the 2020-2021 seasonal flu, ways to protect yourself and your family against flu—such as getting a flu shot, and what to do about flu symptoms.
Bacterial vs. Viral Infection: What's the Difference?When you get an infection, it’s usually due to a bacterial or viral infection. It’s important to know which type of infection you have, since the treatment for bacterial vs. viral infections can differ. Learn about the key differences between the two.
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