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'This flu season is not mild': 19,000 people have been killed by the virus, health directors say

'THIS FLU SEASON IS NOT MILD': 19,000 PEOPLE HAVE BEEN KILLED BY THE VIRUS, HEALTH DIRECTORS SAY

On Saturday, leaders at the NIH and CDC raised the alarm, saying the flu is ‘much harder to prevent than measles' but insisted that...

The best natural ways to prevent the flu

THE BEST NATURAL WAYS TO PREVENT THE FLU

The flu season is still in effect, and while the vaccine-pushing media claims a vaccine is the only way to stop the flu, there are...

 
 
 
Flu Shot Much More Effective This Year, CDC Says

FLU SHOT MUCH MORE EFFECTIVE THIS YEAR, CDC SAYS

This year's flu vaccine offers 47 percent protection against all circulating strains, according to researchers at the U.S. Centers...

Proven scientific ways to prevent the common cold

PROVEN SCIENTIFIC WAYS TO PREVENT THE COMMON COLD

Since the common cold and the flu both have similar symptoms, it's important to know which is which so you can use the most effective...

 
 
 
'I feel like I failed': Father distraught after 4-year-old daughter dies from flu, pneumonia

'I FEEL LIKE I FAILED': FATHER DISTRAUGHT AFTER 4-YEAR-OLD DAUGHTER DIES FROM FLU, PNEUMONIA

"I'm mad at myself. I'm mad at everyone. I'm mad at the hospital. I'm mad at God. I can't lie to you," the father said.

Having a Primary Doc Boosts All Your Healthcare

HAVING A PRIMARY DOC BOOSTS ALL YOUR HEALTHCARE

Adults with a primary care doctor were more likely to receive colonoscopy or mammography. They also received more diagnostic and preventive...

 
 
 

PREVENTING FLU WITH AN ANTIBODY-PLUS-TAMIFLU UNIVERSAL VACCINE

The flu virus' ability to rapidly mutate into vaccine-resistant strains has made the search for a universal vaccine all the more challenging....

ANTI-FLU ANTIBODIES CAN INHIBIT TWO DIFFERENT VIRAL PROTEINS

Researchers have discovered that antibodies that may form the basis of a universal flu vaccine inhibit a second viral protein in addition...

 
 
 
How Indoor Plants Can Help You Avoid Getting Sick This Flu Season

HOW INDOOR PLANTS CAN HELP YOU AVOID GETTING SICK THIS FLU SEASON

Think that the role of household plants is to just brighten up living spaces and look nice on shelves? Think again. Many common household...

Flu piles pressure on over-stretched NHS hospitals as the outbreak KILLS 26 people in a week

FLU PILES PRESSURE ON OVER-STRETCHED NHS HOSPITALS AS THE OUTBREAK KILLS 26 PEOPLE IN A WEEK

Public Health England figures today revealed the number of people visiting their GP about flu-like symptoms rose by a third in just...

 
 
 
The Flu Poses Serious Risks To Pregnant Women And Their Babies

THE FLU POSES SERIOUS RISKS TO PREGNANT WOMEN AND THEIR BABIES

The flu is much more than just a bad cold. Hundreds of thousands of people are hospitalized each year due to the flu, and last year...

Natural remedies for a sore throat

NATURAL REMEDIES FOR A SORE THROAT

Sore throats are caused by bacterial or viral infections in the throat and tonsils. They usually accompany the common cold or the flu....

 
 
 
Why you should start drinking lemon tea every day

WHY YOU SHOULD START DRINKING LEMON TEA EVERY DAY

Lemons are zesty citrus fruits rich in vitamin C. When your nose is stuffy or if your throat is sore because of a cold or the flu,...

Scientists believe llama antibodies may be the key ingredient for a universal flu vaccine

SCIENTISTS BELIEVE LLAMA ANTIBODIES MAY BE THE KEY INGREDIENT FOR A UNIVERSAL FLU VACCINE

A simple nasal spray using antibodies produced by llamas could give humans full protection from the flu. Scientists may have found...

 
 
 
U.S. Flu Cases Hit 7 Million Mark: CDC

U.S. FLU CASES HIT 7 MILLION MARK: CDC

As of Jan. 5, 15 states and New York City were reporting high flu activity, and it was widespread in 30 states.

7 million Americans have the flu - but it is MUCH less deadly than last year, CDC reveals

7 MILLION AMERICANS HAVE THE FLU - BUT IT IS MUCH LESS DEADLY THAN LAST YEAR, CDC REVEALS

Experts say the promising news is that the flu shot appears much more effective at fending off infection this year, so they urge as...

 
 
 
Can My Dog Get the Flu From Me?

CAN MY DOG GET THE FLU FROM ME?

When flu season strikes, we all try to prevent ourselves and others around us from coming down with it. But if you are to contract...

Teas and Tea Cocktails to Drink During Flu Season

TEAS AND TEA COCKTAILS TO DRINK DURING FLU SEASON

No one wants to get sick. Protect yourself with warm, cozy teas and tea cocktails that are perfect for flu season and all of winter. We...

 
 
 
Chicken Soup Recipe with Quinoa & Vegetables

CHICKEN SOUP RECIPE WITH QUINOA & VEGETABLES

A great chicken soup recipe is a must for any household, particularly during the cold and flu season! The fiber in this recipe is pumped...

Ring in the New Year with free preventive services

RING IN THE NEW YEAR WITH FREE PREVENTIVE SERVICES

Starting in 2019, take advantage of the free preventive services - like flu shots and screening tests - available with your Marketplace...