Flu is a contagious and infectious respiratory disease caused by the influenza virus which mainly affects the nose, throat, bronchi and, in certain cases, the lungs.

Flu explained in first person

Professionals and patients explain how you live with the disease
When there are no complications, flu can be treated at home and it is important to know that flu cannot be cured with antibiotics. The main prevention strategy is vaccination.

Substantiated information by:

Anna Llupià
Antoni Trilla
Catia Cillóniz Campos
Gemina Santana

Published: 10 March 2020
Updated: 10 March 2020

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