It seems everywhere you turn lately you are constantly surrounded by people coughing or sneezing. And if you aren’t properly preparing for this cold and flu season, you might be joining them sooner than you realize.
Stay Healthy: 6 Tips for Avoiding Cold and Flu
Avoid getting sick with tips from people whose jobs put them around a lot of germs
How to Boost Immunity and Avoid Cold and Flu
Increase your chances of avoiding getting sick with these doctor-recommend tips to survive cold and flu season.
FDA Shares Advice to Avoid Colds and Flu
Influenza virus is spread by sneezing, talking and touching contaminated surfaces
The 7 Best Natural Cold and Flu Prevention Tips
by guest blogger Mark A. Moyad, MD, MPH, natural health expert It is really incredible and sad to think that the flu causes around 36,000 deaths and 200,000 hospitalizations every year. These numbers need to change! So here are some of my favorite tips for natural cold and flu prevention. These are some basic, inexpensive, and effective things to do from head to toe to prevent cold and/or flu symptoms from getting you this season. These tips can also potentially reduce the severity…
Stay Well Secrets: How Doctors and Nurses Avoid Colds and Flu
Named among the Best Hospitals in America by US News World Report for 19 consecutive years, Indiana University Health is Indiana’s most comprehensive healthcare system.
5 Tips to Feel Your Best This Cold and Flu Season
As temperatures begin to cool, cold and flu misery—including sniffles, sneezing and coughs— begins to spread quickly in schools, offices and in homes. While completely avoiding germs and cold and flu viruses is impossible, taking extra care to nourish and strengthen your body’s internal systems to help defend itself during the cold and flu season will help improve your immune health.* There are several natural solutions…
What's Your Cold and Flu IQ?
Take our quiz to find out how much you really know about keeping your family well this season.
How Long Is a Cold or Flu Contagious?
Learn how cold and flu viruses spread, find out when to seek medical care for influenza or a cold, and discover the contagious period for the flu and common cold.
10 Foods That Fight Cold And Flu
Americans get a billion colds a year, by some estimates, and there are more than 200 viruses that can cause them. In a worst-case scenario, a cold can send you to the hospital with pneumonia, an ear infection, or an asthma attack. Millions get the influenza virus each year, and about 200,000 people develop complications so severe they have to be hospitalized, while nearly 36,000 people die from it. Those over-the-counter cold and flu medicines are iffy at best and don't always work.
Cold or flu? How to tell the difference
These illnesses share some symptoms. But the flu can be much more serious. Do you know what to expect with each?
How to prevent colds and flus naturally
Cold and flu season is upon us. Check out these tips for preventing and treating colds and flus naturally.
Top 5 Cold and Flu Myths
The next few pages feature a few other common cold and flu myths now busted by experts.
Is it a cold or the flu? Here’s how to tell
The cold and flu have similar symptoms, so it’s easy to get them confused. They’re both respiratory illnesses, but are caused by different v
Cold, Flu & Pneumonia: How to Tell Them Apart
A cold, the flu and pneumonia share some symptoms, making it hard for parents to tell the difference when their child starts coughing and their nose starts r...
How to Conquer Cold and Flu Season
Cold and flu season is upon us. Dr. Mark Ricketts, internal medicine physician with Lemak Health, has the scoop on symptoms and treatment options for both th...
5 Natural DIY Cold & Flu Remedies
Breeze through cold and flu season sniffle-free with these genius reader cures
Is It a Cold? Or Is It the Flu? And What Do You Do?
Learn more about Is It a Cold? Or Is It the Flu? And What Do You Do? at Medical Center of Trinity There's no way around it—at some point or another we all come down...
How to Fight Colds, Flus, and Infections at Any Age
During cold and flu season, you can be surrounded by infection-causing germs.
What's going viral this cold and flu season?
Antibiotics are valuable and life-saving therapies for patients with bacterial infections. However, many common seasonal illnesses, including the common cold, are caused by viruses which cannot be treated with antibiotics.