Fighting Flu

[Wes Studi speaking in Cherokee language] Hello. I‘m of the Cherokee.
[Wes Studi] Each year, more than 200,000 people are hospitalized with flu. Like all Americans, native peoples and tribal communities need to protect themselves. Get vaccinated every year. Cover your coughs and sneezes, wash your hands often, and if you’re sick, stay home. Protect the circle of life. Know the facts about the flu.
[Wes Studi speaking in Cherokee language] Take good care of yourselves.

Page last reviewed: November 9, 2017