Stop the Flu
Seasonal Flu - Influzena
Information for Parents
IDPH Hotline:
English: 866-848-2094    Spanish: 866-241-2138 Hours: 6am - 10pm
7 days a week
Illinois Dept. of Public Health
CDC  Centers for Disease Control
HHS   Health & Human Services
Keeping kids healthy during flu season starts with you. This page provides resources you need to prevent and treat seasonal flu in children and expectant mothers.

You will find links below to a number of helpful pages from the website of the Centers for Disease Control -CDC.

Remember, if you are ever unsure about how to prevent and treat your children for the flu, contact your doctor.

Helpful Resources:
Children, the Flu, and the Flu Vaccine    CDC link
Pregnant Women and the flu   CDC
The Flu: Caring for someone sick at home  CDC
English   Spanish
Medicine Safety and Children  CDC
People at High Risk of Developing Flu–Related Complications   CDC
What to do if you think your child has the flu  KCHD
  English    Spanish
family Pregnant Woman
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