Flu: When To Treat It At Home And When To Call A Doctor
November 27, 2017
In most cases, people with the flu recover within 1-2 weeks and don’t experience any complications. But sometimes, you may develop symptoms that don’t go away on their own and require medical attention. Possible complications resulting from the flu infection include pneumonia, bronchitis, inflammation of the heart muscle (myocarditis), respiratory and kidney failure, and sepsis. This is why it’s important to know signs and symptoms of the flu complications that mean you need to call a doctor.