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What is the difference between a cold and flu?

Posted: 2018-10-24

Flu and the common cold are both respiratory illnesses but they are caused by different viruses. Because these two types of illnesses have similar symptoms, it can be difficult to tell the difference between them based on symptoms alone.

It is National Infection Control Week.

Posted: 2018-10-16

Let’s all do our part to prevent the spread of flu. Get your flu shot at a local public health clinic, pharmacy or from your health care practitioner.