To be clear, the influenza vaccine does not protect you against coronavirus, but at a time we need to reduce the pressure on the healthcare system, it is vital that we protect ourselves and each other by vaccinating against the flu . . .
With the seasons changing, we are seeing more colds and flu, but becoming infected has nothing to do with being outside in the cold weather. Both colds and flu are very infectious and spread by close contact with a cold sufferer or inhaling cold virus spray in the air.