What are flu signs and symptoms?

Typical flu symptoms include:

  • Fever of 100° F or higher, or feeling feverish (not everyone with the flu has a fever)
  • Cough and/or sore throat
  • Runny or stuffy nose
  • Headaches and/or body aches
  • Chills
  • Fatigue
  • Nausea, vomiting, and/or diarrhea (most common in children)

Learn more about symptoms and diagnosis

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1. What are flu signs and symptoms?
2. How long does the flu last?
3. How long should I stay home after the flu?
4. Can the flu vaccine cause the flu?