By Khushi Pal
Published May 14, 2024

Hindustan Times

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Swine flu: 5 symptoms to watch out for

Swine flu, or the H1N1 virus, is a contagious virus that can be transmitted through sneezes, coughs, or droplets from infected individuals. Here are five common symptoms to watch out for.

Fever and chills

A common symptom of swine flu includes fever, which can cause chills in the body. 


This contagious respiratory infection can lead to coughing. 

Sore throat 

Swine flu can cause soreness and discomfort in the throat.

Body ache and fatigue 

The infection can lead to headaches, body ache and fatigue. 


It can also cause diarrhea and vomiting among some people. 

It is recommended to visit a doctor for diagnosis and treatment if you experience the symptoms of swine flu.