Articles for Tag: "cold"

Can being in a good mood for your flu shot boost its effectiveness? 
Can being in a good mood for your flu shot boost its effectiveness?
Find out if a sunny disposition during a frequently cloudy season is the secret to a successful shot.
8 secrets healthy people know 
8 secrets healthy people know
Boost your chances for avoiding sickness this cold and flu season.
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.
Feeling sick? Consider skipping this part of your routine 
Feeling sick? Consider skipping this part of your routine
Everyone feels under the weather every now and then. But depending on your symptoms, you might need to make a change in your day-to-day.
This is how long the average cold lasts 
This is how long the average cold lasts
Does it sometimes seem like your illness is lasting forever? You’re not alone.
Does your cough indicate more than just a cold?  Featured
Does your cough indicate more than just a cold?
A physician explains how to determine if this seemingly benign symptom might be something more serious.
Tips to keep the common cold at bay 
Tips to keep the common cold at bay
We’ve all had them. But what’s the best way to avoid a pesky cold. A physician offers her expert advice.