The Skokie Health Department is gearing up for the next flu season. The flu is a respiratory (breathing) illness with a fever over 100ºF and a cough, sore throat or nasal congestion. Here is some important information to stay healthy and minimize influenza in the community.
Prevention is the Key!
Get a flu shot. It is not too late! If you are a Skokie resident, call the Skokie Health Department for an appointment.
: Remember to cover a cough or sneeze with the elbow or a tissue
: Remember to frequently wash your hands with soap and water