There are number of seasonal health conditions and Influenza, commonly called as Flu, is one of such conditions. Flu is a highly contagious and acute respiratory tract infection which appears in form of an epidemic. Flu can affect people of all ages but children are affected more. Pneumonia is most common complication produced by flu. Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease, myositis, myocarditis, Reye’s syndrome, encephalitis and pericarditis are other complications of flu.
Flu develops from various strains of influenza virus. As viruses can mutate into various forms it makes the treatment difficult. One can get infected with flu by inhaling respiratory droplet from an infected individual or through indirect contact such as using contaminated glass.
Weakness, muscle aches, fatigue, fever, headaches and sneezing are most common symptoms of flu. One may face runny nose as symptom of flu. Normally, flu symptoms are mild in nature and do not result in serious health complications.
Avoiding crowded places such as theaters, markets, shopping centers etc during outbreak of epidemic best method for protection against flu..
Treatment of flu is aimed at relieving pains (muscle pains, headaches etc). Normally medications like acetaminophen, ibuprofen and other medications known for anti-flu features are recommended. Certain alternative therapies may also help.
Use of natural supplements like colloidal gold, colloidal silver is considered as natural approach towards prevention of flu. Colloidal Silver having the characteristic of killing bacteria, viruses and other microorganism which can lead to development of infection. Further, colloidal silver is known for its proprietary of strengthening immune system and regulating hormonal balances. Colloidal gold is obtained from natural pure gold through non-chemical (electro-charging) process. Colloidal gold does not produce any adverse side effects and hence is considered as safe for use. The results obtained from use of colloidal gold are long lasting. Flu is considered as result of bacterial infection. Colloidal gold with its feature of bacteria killing eliminated the possibility of bacterial growth. Use of colloidal gold and other natural supplements strengthens of immune system and strong immune system itself is capable of combating harmful substances.