Tag Archives: 2016-2017 flu

Effects of HIV on the Body

Most of us have heard of HIV (human immunodeficiency virus) before and know that it attacks the immune system, but maybe that’s the extent of our knowledge. If you’re curious to understand the basics of HIV and how HIV effects … Continue reading

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

How to Treat the Flu While Pregnant

Pregnancy on its own is exhausting since your body is already using all it has to nourish, grow and protect your baby. Coming down with the flu on top of that can make you feel lifeless. With that said, you … Continue reading

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

Why Are Adults 65 and Over at Greater Risk for the Flu?

The Correlation Between Aging And Influenza That song “The Circle of Life” as popularized by 1995’s The Lion King can definitely serve as a metaphor for sickness in the young and the old. In the extremely young, immune systems have yet to … Continue reading

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

Are There any Environmental Factors Related to the 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

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

Are There Any Environmental Factors That are Related to the 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

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

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 the Flu Vaccine Helps Reduce Risk in Diabetics

Flu season goes from October until May each year. The flu virus is very contagious. It can be passed through the air and also on surfaces. Because it is so easy to catch and pass the flu to others, it … Continue reading

Posted in Flu Vaccine | 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