- The 2016-2017 flu season is over.
- Flu activity is low in the United States.
- Vaccine for the 2017-2018 flu season has been updated to better match circulating flu viruses.
- A yearly flu vaccine for everyone 6 months and older by the end of October, if possible.
- Prompt treatment with antiviral drugs for people who are very sick or people who are sick & at high risk of flu complications.
Everyone 6 months & older should receive a yearly flu vaccine.
Flu can cause mild to severe illness. Learn the symptoms of flu.
Prescription medications called antiviral drugs can be used to treat flu.
The 2016-2017 flu season is over. Flu activity is low in the U.S.
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