Articles for Tag: "influenza"

Are you making these hand-washing mistakes?  Featured
Are you making these hand-washing mistakes?
Here’s how to properly protect yourself from the flu.
Are you at high risk of developing flu complications? 
Are you at high risk of developing flu complications?
Each year, thousands of Americans experience serious complications from the flu.
30,000 Americans die from this deadly virus every year 
30,000 Americans die from this deadly virus every year
This year, that number could rise. Here’s what you need to know.
Getting a flu shot – or not? This is what you need to know 
Getting a flu shot – or not? This is what you need to know
Learn about the vaccine and why it’s important.
How to handle a child’s first ear infection 
How to handle a child’s first ear infection
An expert discusses the symptoms of a painful childhood illness and how to prevent them.
Flu shot may provide extra protection against stillbirth 
Flu shot may provide extra protection against stillbirth
A new study says the vaccine may decrease the risk of stillbirth by 51 percent.
5 common hand-washing mistakes 
5 common hand-washing mistakes
Flu season is peaking late this year. Here’s how to properly protect yourself.