The flu and cold are respiratory infections. Because they have similar symptoms, they’re often confused. However, a cold is more prevalent and banal than the flu.
Symptoms and their severity may vary with age and health status.
Aches and pains
Nausea and vomiting
Runny nose or nasal congestion
If You Have Symptoms
You may contact a nurse with questions anytime at Info-Santé 811.
In case of flu
Should you have symptoms of the flu, see the information on flu for helpful advice on how to treat yourself.
Last update: 21 September 2017, 12:53