Results for "Cold and Flu"
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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 05
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What You Need to Know About Cleaning Your CPAP
If you’re one of the unlucky people with a sleep disorder, like sleep apnea, you’re likely familiar with a PAP machine, which stands for positive airway...
May 29
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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
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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
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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
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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
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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
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Should You Use Antivirals For The Flu?
The flu is hitting hard, and you may have friends or family who are getting sick. Your best protection against catching the flu is a flu vaccine. Although...
Nov 05
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How To Treat Your Child's Flu Symptoms
Flu season is here again and so are colds. Just one cough or sniffle might be enough for parents to start wondering if their kids are about to erupt into...
Nov 02
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All You Need To Know About Neti Pot Safety
Occasionally, a doctor may recommend using a neti pot to help with allergies, sinus infections or congestion. A neti pot is a small tea-pot shaped vessel...
Mar 20