10 Ways You May Put Yourself at Risk for Flu (Without Realizing It!)

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Surprising risk factors

by Sarah Klein

Whether you decide to get a flu shot this year or not, it's important to take steps to prevent yourself from getting the seasonal flu.

If you already sneeze into your sleeve, wash your hands diligently, and avoid crowds where these viruses can easily spread, you're on the right track. But you still may be putting yourself at risk in these unexpected ways—probably without even realizing it.

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