Home Remedies for the Flu

Get Plenty of Rest

If you have the flu, the CDC recommends that you stay at home at least 24 hours after your fever is gone. During this time, make sure to get plenty of rest and drink clear fluids like water and sports drinks with electrolytes, which can help prevent dehydration.

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Review Date: 
February 6, 2014

Last Updated:
September 15, 2014