Mon, 20 Mar 2017 00:00:00 PDTA little empathy can go a long way toward ending infectious disease outbreaks.
Fri, 17 Mar 2017 06:00:00 PDTBronchitis is an inflammation of the lining in the bronchial tubes. In this article, learn about natural remedies and how to cope with symptoms at home.
Tue, 14 Mar 2017 06:00:00 PDTVaccines are successful in preventing pandemic flu and reducing the number of patients hospitalised as a result of the illness, a study led by academics at The University of Nottingham has found.
Mon, 13 Mar 2017 06:00:00 PDTPeople with asthma are likely to have worse symptoms when they get the flu because they have weaker immune systems, new Southampton research has shown..
Sat, 11 Mar 2017 00:00:00 PDTIn this article, eight common home remedies for treating a cold are discussed, alongside how long colds last for and how a cold can be prevented.
Fri, 10 Mar 2017 00:00:00 PDTThe first study investigating parental attitudes towards the UK's child flu vaccine has found concerns about safety and side effects may negatively influence uptake, and recommends that public...
Fri, 03 Mar 2017 06:00:00 PDTThe high-dose flu vaccine appeared to be more effective at preventing post-influenza deaths among older adults than the standard-dose vaccine, at least during a more severe flu season, according to...
Wed, 01 Mar 2017 00:00:00 PDTA study published by The BMJ finds no increased risks to newborn babies if their mothers have taken drugs to prevent or treat influenza during pregnancy.
Tue, 21 Feb 2017 10:00:00 PDTIn this article, learn about specific foods and drinks that may help a sore throat and what should be avoided. What home remedies may help with symptoms?
Mon, 20 Feb 2017 10:00:00 PDTLearn about the different natural remedies that may alleviate symptoms of a sore throat, what over-the-counter remedies may work, and when to see a doctor.
Thu, 16 Feb 2017 00:00:00 PDTThe flu and common cold are both common illnesses but for how long is there a risk of spreading them to others? How can people stop them from spreading?
Wed, 15 Feb 2017 00:00:00 PDTLearn about how colds are treated during pregnancy and how they may be prevented. What are the similarities between cold and pregnancy symptoms?
Sun, 12 Feb 2017 06:00:00 PDTWhat are the similarities between allergies and colds, and what are the durations of symptoms? How do treatments differ? When should a doctor be seen?
Fri, 10 Feb 2017 06:00:00 PDTA new study indicates that the antiviral drug oseltamivir can reduce influenza infections and prevent deaths in a cost-saving manner under most pandemic scenarios.
Fri, 10 Feb 2017 00:00:00 PDTLearn how COPD and pneumonia are connected, how they are diagnosed, and what treatments are available. Also learn how to improve respiratory health.
Thu, 09 Feb 2017 06:00:00 PDTWhat causes a fever, when does a fever need treatment, and what are the different ways to break a fever? Learn when a doctor should be called.
Mon, 06 Feb 2017 00:00:00 PDTTaking NSAIDs during acute respiratory infections such as a cold or flu may increase the risk of heart attack, new research finds.
Mon, 30 Jan 2017 00:00:00 PDTIt's that dreaded time of year - flu season. And we humans aren't the only ones feeling the pain. Dogs can get the flu, too.
Wed, 25 Jan 2017 04:00:00 PDTA study just published in Human Vaccines & Immunotherapeutics suggests that an alternative vaccine might bring clinical benefits and cost savings if used on a large scale when compared to the one...
Mon, 23 Jan 2017 06:00:00 PDTNew research from Vanderbilt eavesdrops on gene expression in human immune system cells before and after vaccination against bird flu.
Sun, 08 Jan 2017 00:00:00 PDTDiscover why acid reflux might lead to a sore throat. When should a doctor be consulted, are there complications, and can children have acid reflux?
Tue, 03 Jan 2017 00:00:00 PDTA new study led by scientists at The Scripps Research Institute (TSRI) is the first to show exactly how the drug Arbidol stops influenza infections.
Thu, 15 Dec 2016 11:00:00 PDTUniversal vaccines that protect against multiple strains of influenza virus at once could offer key population-level benefits over conventional seasonal vaccines, according to a new study published...
Tue, 06 Dec 2016 06:00:00 PDTA team of researchers, co-led by a University of California, Riverside professor, has found a long-sought-after mechanism in human cells that creates immunity to influenza A virus, which causes...
Fri, 02 Dec 2016 09:00:00 PDTA new case report about a woman with a UTI who became ill from high water intake raises questions about doctors' advice to 'drink plenty of fluids.'