Cold and Flu Season is upon us. In addition, Winter is one of the most traveled seasons with holidays including Thanksgiving and Christmas. Did you realize that more than 3 million people will have interruptions in their travel schedule due to flu-like symptoms?
Key Discovers From The Walgreens Flu Report:
- 100 million work days lost due to flu-related illness last season, resulting in $6.8 billion in lost wages
- One-third of respondents spent between $251 and $1,000 treating the flu last season
- 32 million school days were missed due to flu last season, which also translates to missed work days and other challenges
- Interestingly, spouses and partners are evenly split when asked whether it’s easier to take care of oneself or the other person. However, when asked, one-third of women surveyed think their spouse is annoying or a “nightmare” when they’re sick, only 14 percent of men feel the same way
- Last flu season… Over 1 million weddings were missed, more than 3 million vacations were canceled or interrupted, almost 5 million holiday celebrations were missed
There are many ways you can aim to prevent the Flu.
- Wash Your Hands
- Cover Sneezes and Coughs with the inside of your elbow
- Drink Plety of Fluid
- Avoid sharing drinks or utensils
To Enter the Giveaway:
You can enter up to three times – that would mean, leave one to three comments.
1.) What have you done to prevent the flu from affecting you or your family?
Additional Optional Entries:
This giveaway ends on Thursday, December 8th at midnight (EST.) The winner will be contacted via email and will have 72 hours to respond. If I do not hear from the winner by that time, a new winner will be selected.
Please Note: Email entries will not be accepted. If you are reading this giveaway in a reader or in your inbox, please select the post to direct yourself over to the site. Due to time constraints, I am not able to enter email, Twitter, or Facebook entries on my own. Thanks!
Disclosure: Waglreens provided Frugal Coupon Living a wellness basket for review. They are providing an Wellness basket for this giveaway. All opinions expressed are my own and should not be substituted as your own.
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