What Is It/

How Is It Recognized/

Is Massage indicated

Condition Name

What Are They?

How Are They Recognized?

or Contraindicated?

Influenza

Influenza ("flu") is a viral in-

The symptoms of flu include

Massage is indicated for the flu

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fection of the respiratory

high fever, and muscle and joint

in the subacute stage only

 

tract.

achiness that may last for up to

 

 

 

3 days, followed by a runny nose,

 

 

 

coughing, sneezing, and general

 

 

 

malaise.

 

 

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