Every year we go through this. And by this, I mean influenza season. The flu. Germ-infested schools, workplaces, daycare centers. This year, it seems to be running a little more rampant. Experts are saying the flu season is starting earlier than it has in 10 years, and the number of cases is staggering. It's hard to call in sick to work, miss school, and pull the kids out of daycare. But it's important that we do exactly those things when we're sick to prevent from spreading our illness to others. Here are a few tips for handling flu season.