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Can Antibiotics Cure Viruses Like The Flu?

20-years or more ago, doctors frequently gave to their patients the ‘miracle’ antibiotic, penicillin to fight off a severe common cold or flu symptoms. Over the years, medical research found that many colds and the flu are found to be … Continue reading

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Are Environmental Factors Related to Flu?

Whenever we get sick, we tend to blame the weather or the lifestyle we have. In the case of the flu, many people would usually associate it with season. However, the flu in general has various factors. Although the number … Continue reading

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Can Antibiotics Cure Viruses Like The Flu?

20-years or more ago, doctors frequently gave to their patients the ‘miracle’ antibiotic, penicillin to fight off a severe common cold or flu symptoms. Over the years, medical research found that many colds and the flu are found to be … Continue reading

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Different Types of Flu

Flu, though minor, is a frequent problem. A variety of bugs causes it, and that means it is possible to catch more than one cold in a season. Though you will feel like you’re unwell, it will most of the … Continue reading

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How Can the Flu Lead to Sepsis?

Inforgraphic from wwww.carolinashealthcare.org Influenza, known as the flu, is a serious viral infection that attacks the respiratory system. It does not affect the gastrointestinal tract, a common misconception. The flu, and viral infections like it, can lead to sepsis. Also … Continue reading

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Using Flu Test Kits

flu virus. The kits rely on a variety of specimen samples to help determine if you have the swine flu (H1N1), traditional flu type A and B viruses, or the fatal avian flu virus (H5N1). Continue reading

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