Results for "Cold and Flu"
Advise Me
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
Better Me
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
Advise Me
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
Teach Me
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
Teach Me
Does My Child Need Ear Tubes?
“Why does my kid get so many ear infections?!” cries the mother, as she dials the doctor’s all-too-familiar phone number. Your kid is grumpy and so are...
Jul 01
Advise Me
Fevers at Every Age
You’ve got chills, and they’re multiplying. And now your muscles ache and your body feels warm too. Uh oh. Looks like you may have a fever. Should you...
May 08
Teach Me
Why Do Z-Paks Get Such a Bad Rap?
After several days in bed, bingeing Netflix, and ordering in soup, you still can’t seem to fight off the cold that has taken over your life. With your...
Apr 16
Teach Me
Do I Really Need an Antibiotic?
If you are a battling a cold and a sore throat, chances are you want relief ASAP. Nothing seems to help, and you are running out of patience—not to mention,...
Dec 17
Teach Me
Is This Berry a Miracle Cold and Flu Treatment?
If you’ve spent any time on social media recently, you’ve likely scrolled past the internet’s trendiest cold and flu treatment: elderberry. Served as syrups,...
Dec 16
Advise Me
Home with the Flu? Try These Helpful Remedies.
Chills, body aches, fatigue, runny nose or congestion, cough, sore throat and possibly headache and nausea or vomiting. These are all symptoms of the flu....
Dec 09