Flu season is here and implementing healthy behaviors will go a long way in staying well.
The flu is a respiratory infection caused by a germ called the influenza virus. Persons experience high fever along with symptoms such as sore throat, headaches, and nausea.
The Division of Health, Wellness and Family Development is encouraging Tobagonians to stay healthy by washing their hands and covering their mouth when coughing. In addition, cleaning communal spaces once a day and staying three feet away from persons coughing will aid in flu prevention.