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Flu (Influenza)

Flu (also known as influenza) is a highly contagious and potentially life-threatening disease. Flu is not the same as the common cold and even young and healthy people may take two weeks or more to fully recover from the illness.

Find out about flu symptoms, how to treat flu yourself and how a pharmacist can help with flu - visit the NHS website.

Similarly, you can visit our health advice page for more information on flu. 

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Page last updated 7 April 2021