Southern Oregon weather is colder and pharmacies are telling you they have the seasonal flu vaccine in stock. Have you wondered how to tell the difference between the seasonal flu symptoms and those of the COVID-19 virus? The Mayo Clinic has a brilliant article that goes over not only the differences, but also details the similarities. Another topic in this article is how COVID might affect this year’s flu season. Take a few moments to read up on this, so that when symptoms hit you or a loved one, you’ll have a better idea about what the body is fighting. It will also help you break down the symptoms better for your healthcare provider, if you need professional help. Educate yourself Southern Oregon and then help others!