Monthly Archives: February 2018

Benefits of the Quidel Quickvue Influenza Tests

There is an incremental number of patients ailing from influenza. It is therefore essential to create awareness as well as develop stronger vaccines. The viruses that cause influenza are sphere shaped. These viruses keep on changing which is the most … Continue reading

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Should You Purchase a Multi Dose or Single Dose Flu Vaccine?

Each year medical professionals along with the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention work together to encourage patients all across the United States to get vaccinated for the current flu virus. The flu is a respiratory illness that has symptoms … Continue reading

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What Should You Do if You Are Allergic to the Flu Shot?

The flu shot is currently one of the most effective ways to prevent getting the flu. You and your family members should get your flu shots as early as possible in order to develop optimal immunity. However, some people do … Continue reading

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How to Monitor Your A1C

Monitoring Glucose Levels At Home Your doctor will want you to monitor your daily glucose levels and record them for him or her. When you check and record your daily glucose levels, it helps you better manage your diabetes through … Continue reading

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What are long-term complications of the flu?

For many, contracting the influenza virus is not just a matter of aching muscles, a blocked nose, sore throat, and coughing. If you fall in a high risk category, your body may not be able to ward off the virus … Continue reading

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Treatment & Prevention of Strep Throat

Most throat and nasal irritation illnesses are more often than not attributed to viruses and the common cold. While this is almost always right, there are times when an itchy sore throat could be due to a bacteria. The streptococcus … Continue reading

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Symptoms of Diabetes

Diabetes is a serious medical condition, but there are treatments that can help you manage your condition. Getting diagnosed sooner rather than later can have a big impact on your outlook for the condition. That’s why it is important to … Continue reading

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7 Ways to Flu-Proof Your House

It is not uncommon for everyone in the whole family to get the flu once one person in the household has it. The flu virus can be spread before symptoms even appear, according to the Centers for Disease Control and … Continue reading

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5 Tips to Boost Your Immune System

As of today, there are no scientific links that prove lifestyle has enhanced immune function. Nonetheless, the effects of lifestyle on the immune system are very intriguing and should be explored for effects of: diet, psychological stresses, age factors, daily … Continue reading

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How to Lower Your Flu Risk

Flu season occurs annually between late fall and early spring. You cannot completely guarantee that you are safe from the flu. However, there are certain things that you can do to lower your flu risk, including: Flu vaccine Although the … Continue reading

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