Escape the Flu This Season

Tips for keeping the bug from sneaking up on you
By Sophie Goldstein,  Newser User
Posted Dec 17, 2007 11:35 AM CST
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(Newser) – No one wants to come down with the flu, especially during the holidays. Follow these tips to protect yourself:

  • Wash your hands often.
  • Avoid crowds. Shop online and cover your face if someone sneezes near you.

  • Drink lots of water to keep your body in shape to fight sickness.
  • Get some vitamin C to help ward of any viruses that head your way.
(Read more flu stories.)