Are You Spreading Flu Germs Without Knowing It?

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By Karen McNew McGuire on November 25, 2016

Fact Check: A person is contagious with flu before showing symptoms.

True.

Carilion Clinic Chief of Infectious Disease, Thomas Kerkering, M.D., has some advice for all of us during flu season

And remember, in addition to getting a flu vaccine, it is important to wash your hands, avoid touching your face and cough into your sleeve to avoid illness during flu season.  

Track flu activity in Virginia using Virginia Department of Health's surveillance tool.