Flu (Topic Center)
Antibiotics Don't Help With the Flu
You want your child to feel better fast, but antibiotics won't help. That's because the flu is a virus, and antibiotics only work on bacteria.
How to Take Your Child's Temperature
Find out which thermometers doctors recommend for the quickest, most accurate readings.
Protect Your Child Against the Flu
Find out what you can do to keep your kids healthy during flu season..
Preventing the Flu
Washing hands well and often and getting the flu vaccine every year are the best ways to protect everyone from the flu.
To stop the spread of germs — including the flu and the coronavirus — make regular hand washing a rule for everyone.