Results for "Cold and Flu"

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Dysgeusia: What to Do When You Lose Your Sense of Taste
Lately, we’ve heard a lot in the news about losing your sense of taste. That’s because dysgeusia—the medical condition where you can’t taste, or you can’t...
Apr 30
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The Surprising Health Risks of Losing Your Sense of Smell
Imagine waking up to the aroma of freshly brewed coffee wafting into your bedroom, inviting you to start your day. It seems simple—you know what coffee...
Feb 22
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Croup Could Be Triggering Your Baby’s Scary-Sounding Cough
A croup cough can be frightening for children and their parents. Children with croup have a cough that sounds like the bark of a seal. The child may also...
Feb 02
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What’s Causing My Chronic Cough?
In the age of COVID-19, coughing in public is about as unwelcome as in-laws on Spring Break. So, throw on your mask, squirt some hand sanitizer and follow...
Dec 14
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8 Ways to Help Keep Your Family Healthy This Winter
Winter always brings a higher risk of colds and flus, and this year, amid the COVID-19 pandemic, it’s more important than ever to keep your family healthy...
Dec 06
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Yes, Cancer Patients Need the Flu Shot Too
 Cancer patients know – everything looks different after you get your diagnosis. No matter the severity or type of cancer, the shock that comes with the...
Nov 21
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How to Avoid a Sore Arm After a Flu Shot
It’s flu season, which means many of us are heading to our doctor or local clinic for a flu shot (And if you haven’t, there’s still time!). This year,...
Sep 28
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How Is Flu Season Different During the COVID-19 Pandemic?
2020 has put into question every aspect of our daily routine and put “stay healthy” at the top of everyone’s to-do list. Our lives are different, in ways...
Sep 16
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Kids and Flu Shots: Why They Won’t Cause COVID-19 … and Other Myths Debunked
Winter is coming, and so is influenza season. If you weren’t already concerned about you and your children catching COVID-19, now you have the flu joining...
Sep 09
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COVID-19 and the Flu: Know the Symptoms
The new coronavirus is still here and, unfortunately, flu season is also on its way. It’s not possible to definitively predict what will happen in the...
Sep 02