Tag Archives: 2016-2017 flu season

Preparing your Child for School This Fall

Each year the thought of a new school year makes children grumble but parents everywhere tend to rejoice at a new routine. Whether your child is going into kindergarten for the first time ever or your child is embarking on … Continue reading

Posted in Health, Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

How to Spot Early Signs of the Flu

The flu is a respiratory illness that most often occurs in winter and early spring. The respiratory illness is caused by either the Influenza A or influenza B virus. The flu is highly contagious and is typically spread through physical … Continue reading

Posted in Flu Vaccine, Health | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

When to Call a Doctor – Seasonal Flu

It Generally Clears Up Influenza can’t be cured, but if you’re in good health, it’ll usually go away on its own within several days to several weeks. Sometimes influenza can usher in more serious conditions that require medical attention, however. … Continue reading

Posted in Flu Vaccine | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

How to Hydrate Your Children During Flu Season

When you child comes down with the flu, it can be a miserable time for everyone. If you are like most parents, you hate seeing your child sick. It makes you feel helpless. Also, when a child is sick, they … Continue reading

Posted in Flu Vaccine, Health | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Secrets to Never Getting the Flu

Flu season is at its peak between November and March. It is possible, however, to get the flu at other times during the year. If you get the flu, it can make you feel very sick and miserable. There are … Continue reading

Posted in Flu Vaccine, Health | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

When Is the Best Time to Your Flu Vaccine?

Each year vaccine companies manufacture a flu vaccine that is designed with the current strain of flu in mind. There is a great deal of research that goes into this process and ultimately, these companies are trying to provide the … Continue reading

Posted in Flu Vaccine | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Why Do Schools Require Vaccinations?

Vaccinations Up For Debate Among Parents Some parents show the determination that their children have their scheduled vaccinations, while other parents are adamant that their children receive no vaccinations because vaccinations do not benefit the child’s health. You need to … Continue reading

Posted in Flu Vaccine, Health | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Where Do You Find Free or Reduced Cost Flu Shots?

Beginning in October of each year, cases of the flu spike and it is the official start of flu season. The end of flu season is in March, however, it is possible to get the flu at any time during the … Continue reading

Posted in Flu Vaccine, Pre-book Flu | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

How 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

Posted in Flu Vaccine, Health | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Pediatricians Say No to FluMist

The Heartbreak of Shots for Children, Not So Bad If you are a parent, your heart no doubt breaks in half every time you have to take your little ones to the doctors, and you know your child is going … Continue reading

Posted in Flu Vaccine, Health | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment