The virus infects your lungs and upper airways, causing a sudden high temperature and general aches and pains.
You may also lose your appetite, feel nauseous and have a dry cough. Symptoms can last for up to a week.
Ahead of the flu season (usually in September) the surgery will contact all eligible patients to ask them to arrange an appointment to have their seasonal flu vaccination. If you have any queries please contact the surgery.
We offer 'at risk' groups the flu vaccine at a certain time each year to protect you against the flu virus.
You may be invited for a flu jab if you are:
If you have any queries please contact the surgery.
For more information please vsiti the websites below:
Flu and the Flu Vaccine - NHS Choices