Take a look at how the influenza virus affects people across the country, by the numbers.
While one can not necessarily stop the influenza virus from coming in contact with oneself or one's family, there are simple, quick, fairly cheap ways to keep from getting sick and ending up as another statistic.Read More
It can be difficult to tell if you have a common cold or seasonal influenza based on symptoms alone. Comparing the two illnesses may help you differentiate whether you have a cold or flu this season.Read More
Previous studies have shown that obesity can affect one’s ability to fight infection, but now a new study indicates that obesity may make one’s yearly flu shot less effective.Read More
Here are some questions you may want to ask your doctor regarding the flu vaccine, followed by what your doctor may say in response.See Advocacy Sheet
The symptoms and, possibly, the duration of a cold or the flu may be helped by using the following home-care treatments.Read More