Wednesday, September 25 2013, 07:58 PM MDT
Dr. Russell Vinik: Flu Season
(KUTV) There's a chill in the air and you know what that means, flu season is just around the corner.
Dr. Russell Vinik from the University hospital is here with tips we can use to protect ourselves.
Question: what are the most common misconceptions about the flu?
- The vaccine can give you the flu
- The vaccine is only for the elderly
- Going out in cold weather causes the flu
- No treatments except rest, aspirin and chicken soup
- Take antibiotics to fight the flu
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