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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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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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Stomach Flu Vs Stomach Virus

Stomach virus Stomach virus, also known as stomach bug, is usually a condition brought about by a virus spreading from one person to the other trough food contamination. Often, symptoms manifest themselves one to two days after you have been … 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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Who Are At High Risk For Flu Complications

Image is from Everyday Health How Strong Is Your Immune System? Did you know that on a daily basis, your body is exposed to countless pathogens that could result in your acquisition of an illness? The reason you’re not sick … Continue reading

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Three Steps to Fighting the Flu

Image is from www.health.state.mn.us Endless Exposure On a given day, your body is exposed to literally countless microorganisms that could cause an illness. The exact number isn’t known, estimates are routinely given; what’s important to note here is that pathogen … Continue reading

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Ban on Antibacterial Soap

Image from www.cdc.gov Antibacterial Soaps: Actually Dangerous? Many may not realize this, but antibacterial soaps are beyond unnecessary. In fact, the FDA has instituted a ban on bacterial soaps. Specifically, there are nineteen chemicals that are being specifically banned. They … Continue reading

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Humans are 9/10 Microbes

According to their estimates, out of the 100 trillion cells in the human body, only about one in ten of those cells are actually human. Continue reading

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