Articles for Tag: "virus"

CDC working on new flu shot 
CDC working on new flu shot
An updated formulation will protect against the H3N2 virus. Find out more.
Scientists discover aggressive new strain of HIV 
Scientists discover aggressive new strain of HIV
Learn more about the latest form of this deadly virus.
5 common hand-washing mistakes  Featured
5 common hand-washing mistakes
Flu season is raging. Are you properly protecting yourself?
Why people get sick in winter 
Why people get sick in winter
Researchers found that the common cold virus replicates faster when temperatures are low.
Hug more to stay healthy? 
Hug more to stay healthy?
For those who are stressed out, a hug may ward off illness.
Just how ‘germy’ are public restrooms? 
Just how ‘germy’ are public restrooms?
Public washrooms are no less healthy than the average room in your own house, says a new study.
Why getting your flu shot should be top priority 
Why getting your flu shot should be top priority
Ebola has been getting the headlines, but one physician explains why flu is the greater risk to the U.S.