Flu season creeps into the village


Last updated 10/18/2007 at Noon

It’s that time of year again when the echoes of coughs and sneezes can be heard in various stores, businesses and facilities throughout the Fallbrook/Bonsall area. With that said, the County of San Diego Health and Human Services Agency (HHSA) is encouraging members of the community to get vaccinated for the flu during the fall months.

The influenza virus causes the flu, which is a contagious respiratory illness. Generally, the flu season begins in October and continues through March.

Minor respiratory infections that last a few days should not be mistaken for influenza. “When someone...

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