Test your cold and flu IQ

Do you know enough about these common winter ailments? Take our quiz.

12 April 2016
by The Clicks Health Team

How much do you really know about the flu and a common cold? Do you even know the difference between the two and how to recognise their differing symptoms? Learning the crucial differences will help you establish the best course of treatment for you and your family.

Test your IQ

Take our quiz here to boost your cold and flu IQ!

How Clicks Clinics can help you during the flu season

Book an appointment for a flu vaccination at a Clicks Clinic by calling 0860 254 257 or visiting Clicks Clinics online. The good news is that most medical aids now cover the flu vaccination and sometimes even reward members. 

Take note that the following people cannot get vaccinated:

  • Babies younger than 6 months
  • Anyone allergic to eggs
  • Anyone who already has a fever
  • Anyone who has shown a past reaction to a vaccine

Shop now at Clicks.co.za for cold and flu remedies

To help you ward off colds and the flu, or recover from them, Clicks pharmacists have selected the most trustworthy and affordable products for you to purchase online. These include a wide range of vitamins and supplements and cough, cold and flu remedies.

Read more articles about colds and the flu

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Why you need to stay in bed if you have the flu 

What to do when your baby is struggling with nasal congestion 

How to keep flu away this winter 

Why the flu vaccine may protect you from severe strains this winter 

Is it a cold or is it flu? 

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