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How can you flush the flu from your house?

[WCCO-TV, February 13, 2018] A lot of people think that once the flu is gone, you need to disinfect your home from top to bottom. So how can you flush the flu from your house? Good Question.

For Dr. Frank Rhame, Allina Health infectious disease specialist, this has been as busy year as he can remember. But he said a common misconception is that the flu virus lives on surfaces for hours or days.

“They die pretty quickly. So the first hour is when they are dangerous,” said Dr. Rhame said.

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