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How to Not Let the Flu Drag You Down

Flu season's not over yet

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    Flu season's not over yet. Fight it by snuggling under a blankie.

    It might be warm outside, but flu season is still around.  And when you've got the flu, the best thing to do is drop the cough and cold medicines and break out a Snuggie. 

    Don't forget to turn on the humidifier, get lots of rest and drink a lot of fluids too. 

    'Cause having the flu is a drag, says Dr. Christina Johns.

    How does she know?  Her job as a medical emergency doctor and pediatrician might give you a clue.

    To watch the entire video, click here.

    What if you don't have the flu and didn't get the shot?  Dr. Johns says it's never too late in the season to sign up for one.