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How Can Diabetes Patients Protect Against Flu?

Most healthy people can afford to crawl in bed and sit out a flu if they stay hydrated. This is rarely the case for anyone suffering from diabetes. Any illness of infection has an adverse effect on your blood sugar … Continue reading

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Can Antibiotics Cure Viruses Like The Flu?

20-years or more ago, doctors frequently gave to their patients the ‘miracle’ antibiotic, penicillin to fight off a severe common cold or flu symptoms. Over the years, medical research found that many colds and the flu are found to be … Continue reading

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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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Who is at the Highest Risk for Flu Complications?

Most people are fortunate enough to recover from the flu in less than two weeks without medication or seeing a physician. However, for those high-risk individuals, having a bout of flu could mean developing complications that could lead to hospitalization … Continue reading

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Diagnosis Parainfluenza

Back in the good old days, it was common for doctors to say, “The flu is the flu every year, all they do is tack on a different name every fall.” The flu may have been just the flu years … Continue reading

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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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Can Antibiotics Cure Viruses Like The Flu?

20-years or more ago, doctors frequently gave to their patients the ‘miracle’ antibiotic, penicillin to fight off a severe common cold or flu symptoms. Over the years, medical research found that many colds and the flu are found to be … Continue reading

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How Can Diabetes Patients Protect Against Flu?

Image is from Fox News How Can Diabetes Patients Protect Against Flu? Most healthy people can afford to crawl in bed and sit out a flu if they stay hydrated. This is rarely the case for anyone suffering from diabetes. … Continue reading

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Adults 65+ at Greater Risk For The Flu

Image is from ABC News 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 … Continue reading

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People at High Risk For Flu Complications

Image is from ABC News Most people are fortunate enough to recover from the flu in less than two weeks without medication or seeing a physician. However, for those high-risk individuals, having a bout of flu could mean developing complications … Continue reading

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