Influenza, known as “flu” in short, is a very common ailment that children suffer from now and then. As a parent it, thus, becomes important for you to know how to deal with this ailment and protect your children.
Influenza affects both the young as well as older children. The basic symptoms of influenza are cough, body aches, fatigue, lung congestion and fever. Fever, however, is more prevalent among children who are less than five years old.