Cold & Flu Articles

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The Flu Shot and Covid-19: Here's What You Need to Know
September 2020

COVID-19 may be dominating the news, but don't forget about the flu. This year, it's more important than ever to get your annual flu shot.…

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Thinking of Skipping the Flu Vaccine? Here’s Why You Should Think Again.
September 2020

The flu shot isn’t always a top priority. Many people don’t consider themselves high risk, or they may not be sure the flu shot really…

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Four Easy Ways to Combat Colds
September 2020

Cold season is upon us. And while the flu shot is great for protecting against the flu, most of the respiratory infections that plague people…

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How to Get Rid of a Cold Fast
December 2019

First come sniffling and sneezing. Then a sore throat. Soon, there’s no denying it — you’ve come down with a cold. While there is no…

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The Flu Shot: Separating Myth from Fact
September 2019

The CDC estimates that between 9 million and 49 million people fall ill from the flu each year, leading to more than 200,000 hospitalizations and…

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Clearing Up Misconceptions About the Flu
December 2018

When it comes to the flu, it seems like everyone, from your mailman to your mother-in- law, has some advice about how to prevent and…

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