Colds and flu share some of the same symptoms (cough, sore throat), but are caused by different viruses
Cold homes have a significant impact on people's health. One of the best ways of keeping yourself well during winter is to stay warm.
This article explains how you can help protect yourself and your children against flu this coming winter, and why it’s very important that people who are at increased risk from flu have their free flu vaccination every year.
If you are an older person, a young child or have an ongoing health problem, cold winter weather can be bad for your health.