Flu season is coming and Google started tracking the activity using their Flutrends . The chart indicates at what level is the activity is currently at. (As of writing this post – Nov 12 2008, its severity level is at low)
A handy tool that would take flu precautions based on the severity of the outbreak.
> Stay away from and avoid close contact with people who has flu symptoms.
> Washing hands often to protect from germs.
> Eat plenty of fresh fruit and vegetables, exercise regularly, drink at least 8 glasses of water a day
and many that we keep hearing around this time of the year.