Articles for Tag: "virus"

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.
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.
Are kids still getting too many antibiotics? 
Are kids still getting too many antibiotics?
According to a new study, children are receiving twice as many prescriptions as necessary.
Enterovirus D68 vs. the common cold 
Enterovirus D68 vs. the common cold
The virus has many parents nervous. When should you seek medical treatment for your child?