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How are Cancer Patients at Risk for the Flu?

If you are a cancer patient or survivor, this puts you in a high-risk group for getting the flu. Influenza/flu is very contagious and considered a respiratory illness. The symptoms are no different for a cancer patient. Classic Flu Symptoms … Continue reading

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Symptoms of Bird Flu

Bird flu also known as avian influenza is a disease that is transmitted from one bird to another. Before humans became aware of its existence, the disease had already been affecting birds for some time. If humans start to get … Continue reading

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Tips To Avoid Colds And The Flu

Image is from Las Vegas Sun Keeping Out Of Influenza’s Corner You’re not going to get caught flat-footed this flu season; you’re prepared, aren’t you? You are going to be conscientious about your health and ensure that you avoid contracting … Continue reading

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How are Cancer Patients at Risk for the Flu?

Image is from Raw Story If you are a cancer patient or survivor, this puts you in a high-risk group for getting the flu. Influenza/flu is very contagious and considered a respiratory illness. The symptoms are no different for a … Continue reading

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What should you do if you have the flu?

Image is from the CDC The flu can make your feel terribly miserable and it can lead to serious complications, such as pneumonia. If you develop the flu, you should know how to take care of yourself. Not only should … Continue reading

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Part II: The Flu

In Part I, we presented you with some of the numbers about both the seasonal flu and the H1N1 flu. Here in Part II we will take a look at the final set of statistics. Please remember getting a yearly flu vaccine can greatly reduce your chances of getting the flu. All flu statistics are courtesy of WebMD. Continue reading

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