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Covid-19 vs Flu symptoms; Free flu shot clinic by Shasta County Public health 10/11/2021

Published October 13, 2021

Flu season is quickly approaching and it might be difficult to determine ether you are experiencing COVID-19 or flu symptoms.

Shasta County Public Health says both COVID-19 and the flu have similar symptoms. According to the CDC, symptoms include coughing, fever, chills, headaches, shortness of breath or difficulty breathing, sore throat, runny or stuffy nose, muscle pain or body aches, and more.

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