Fever, chills, muscle aches, headache, fatigue, cough. Yes, its that dreaded time of the year again..flu season. Although flu can occur at any time, it is most seen most frequently during the months from November through May.
The flu is caused by the influenza virus and it is spread through coughing, sneezing or nasal secretions. Anyone can get the flu and for most people it only lasts a few days, however elderly, young children and people with certain health conditions or a weakened immune system can become much sicker.