Examples of flu in a Sentence
He came down with a bad bout of the flu.
Recent Examples of flu from the Web
Outside linebacker Justin Houston and defensive end Tanoh Kpassagnon each missed Friday’s game with the flu.
Back to school health fair The Valparaiso Health Center of St. Mary Medical Center will offer $20 school physicals and $20 flu vaccinations from 10 a.m. to noon Saturday at the Center, 3800 St. Mary Drive, Valparaiso.
But a surprisingly varied assortment of health issues can show up in there, from stress to dehydration to the comm cold, the flu, or a fever.
The illness echoes the flu in its symptoms, which can include cough, severe fatigue, fever, headaches and rashes.
Anyone who’s had cold or flu symptoms should keep their distances, too.
The virus, thought to be transmitted to humans by ticks, causes fever, flu-like symptoms and a drop in the blood cells that fight infection and help with blood clotting.
And these seemed to cause no serious side effects, only mild issues including flu-like symptoms, injection site reactions, rashes, and fatigue.
Dr. Scott Rizzo, the medical director for BluePearl Speciality and Emergency Hospital in Louisville, said he’s seen at least seven confirmed and 10 to 15 probable cases of a canine flu known as H3N2.
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Origin and Etymology of flu
First Known Use: 1839See Words from the same year
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Definition of flu for English Language Learners
: a common disease that is caused by a virus and that causes fever, weakness, body aches, and breathing problems
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