The influenza, or “flu”, virus infects the respiratory tract and is responsible for 2,000 deaths in Canada each year. The virus is spread via droplets expelled when we talk, breathe, cough or sneeze and it can also live for hours on surfaces at home, school, work, on public transportation, and elsewhere. Learn what you can do to stay healthy this flu season.
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During her pregnancy, she was diagnosed with aggressive, stage 3 breast cancer that spread to her lymph nodes. In the second trimester of her pregnancy, she required specialized cancer treatment to care for herself and protect her unborn son.