Primary Care

New flu vaccine wins FDA approval 
New flu vaccine wins FDA approval
A new weapon in the fight against flu has won approval from the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA). The novel new vaccine, coined Flublok, […]
Visits to ER from energy drink abuse doubles 
Visits to ER from energy drink abuse doubles
Energy drinks are giving more people a rush they we weren’t looking for—a rush to the hospital emergency room. A new report from the Substance […]
Visiting the hospital this flu season? Phone first 
Visiting the hospital this flu season? Phone first
Putting safety first, hospitals restrict visitors during crushing flu season.
Docs get social on the job 
Docs get social on the job
A new study suggests that doctors—like the rest of us—are using social media to stay plugged in. In fact, according to a new study, about […]
The flu + excess acetaminophen = danger 
The flu + excess acetaminophen = danger
Overdosing on acetaminophen is a lot easier than you think.
Death toll rises in meningitis outbreak 
Death toll rises in meningitis outbreak
The meningitis outbreak that has gripped multiple states across the nation, including Illinois, is growing.