Tag Archives: avoiding the flu

Should my child get the flu shot

Most parents worry a lot about giving their kids a flu vaccine. Some of the vaccines have thimerosal—an ingredient which keeps them from going bad. Most people think that there is a link between thimerosal and developmental diseases or disorders … Continue reading

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What are Flu Complications?

Did you know that even though you may be feeling better after having the flu that complications may still arise? This may be short lived and mild, to severe and long-term. One example of the most common flu complication is … Continue reading

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Chronic Illnesses and the Flu

The flu virus can take its toll on anyone, but if you suffer from a chronic illness such as an auto immune disease, you have a higher risk for flu complications. Continue reading

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The Flu Shot Keeps Patients Safe

Washing hands and using hand sanitizer may keep a person safe for a few days but ultimately there is only one way to avoid the flu and that is by getting the flu vaccine. Continue reading

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