As Twitchy reported, the flu is spreading and tents have been erected at one hospital for the influx of flu patients. Some stoners are battling the flu with bong hits and weed (no, really), but across the country, non-tokers are taking other precautions: Masks.

https://twitter.com/hawkstar74/status/288793251379572737

That’s right; visiting is being cut down at many hospitals.

In other countries, too.

Some doctor’s offices and hospitals are requiring masks. And some people are taking that protection into their own hands.

https://twitter.com/_NAYDidItOnEM/status/289410394353696770

https://twitter.com/MJScanlon50/status/289356986250833921

https://twitter.com/XscreaamNETA/status/289349960665808898

At urgent care, use promo code "flu" to get a free mask!

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https://twitter.com/QuoteCinnamon/status/289219505891192836

She's having to wear a mask cause everyone else in my family has the Flu.

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Aww! Stay healthy, all.