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Already Had the Flu During Flu Season… Do You Still Get the Shot?

Each year it is important to get the flu shot as a first line of defense against this nasty virus when it hits your area during the cold and germy winter months. Usually, you can start acquiring a flu shot … Continue reading

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What are the Secondary Infections of the Flu

As most people know, the flu is a highly contagious disease that hits hard, invading the upper respiratory tract, and in many cases, spreading to the lungs. The flu generally lasts a week, or more, and during that time you … Continue reading

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How Does Your Immune System Fight the Flu?

Unfortunate things happen when you least expect them to. You nick your skin and bacteria finds a way through; you rub your eyes not knowing that the door knob you just touched contained some flu virus, or you simply ate … Continue reading

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Which Body Systems Does the Flu Hit First?

If you fail to get the flu vaccine each year, there is a good chance that you will get the flu. If you are like most people, you have had the flu at least once in your life and you … Continue reading

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Reasons To Vaccinate

There are a lot of reasons to vaccinate that are worthy of your consideration. Several include: Legal Requirements For Education Maintenance Of Health Community Protection Legal Requirements For Education To enter into most public schools and many private universities, it … Continue reading

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Importance of Pulmonary Lung Tests

Pulmonary lung tests, also referred to as Pulmonary Function Tests (PFT), are a series of tests that are a very important part of medical treatment. These tests are used to check both the current health of a person’ lung functions … Continue reading

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What Are the Alternative Treatments to Diabetes?

What Are the Alternative Treatments to Diabetes? For diabetes patients, maintaining and controlling blood sugar is one aspect of the managing the disease. Along with using medication such as insulin injections, many patients decide to use different alternative therapies in … Continue reading

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What are the 4-strains of Flu Vaccine?

Vaccinations: More Than You May Expect There are a number of influenza vaccination options on the market. Primarily: trivalent¬†and quadrivalent.¬†Trivalent vaccines have three different kind of vaccine strains mixed together to give your immune system a boost designed such that … Continue reading

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Patient Benefits of the Sekisui FastPack Unit

Sekisui produces a fully automated quantitative immunoassay analyzer, the FastPack IP System. Sekisui prides itself on strengthening the health sector and bringing new innovations to the medical world. This system can deliver a wide array of test results to the … Continue reading

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When Does the Flu Turn Deadly

With the unpredictable flu seasons whereby, some years the flu becomes mild and in other years it becomes very severe, it is always advisable to be on the lookout for any symptoms resembling the flu and noting when they become … Continue reading

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