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Defense wins the game, the saying goes, and that strategy also is the key to staying healthy during flu season.
The Man vs. Achoo contest is officially underway and is expected to plague us through May. So far, only a few cases of flu have been reported in Minnesota, said Kris Ehresmann, director of infectious disease, epidemiology, prevention and control at the Minnesota Department of Health.
But with the wily virus capable of spreading quickly and striking hard — last year 10 children in Minnesota died — it’s never too early to start planning your defense.