The flu

Part of the Kinderling Conversation for parents. Weekdays 12pm-1pm.

Wed 27 May 2015

9 mins

How can you tell your child has the flu? When is it just a cold? What do doctors mean by "seasonal flus"?

GUEST: Dr Danielle McMullen 

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