flu Articles
Traveling This Summer? Learn How to Protect Yourself
Monday, June 16th, 2014 by eHealthGuide
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Thinking about taking a trip this summer? Whether you're planning to travel within or outside the U.S., you're not alone. The summer months are the most popular time for people to jump in the car or on a plane, train, bike, RV and anything else that will take you from 'here' t... Read more
Can Stress Make You Sick?
Tuesday, April 8th, 2014 by eHealthGuide
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Between work, school, travel, children, spouses, over-scheduling, mounting bills and other day-to-day stressors, it is not abnormal to encounter stress. Stress, in many ways, is a natural element of human existence; it is one that often temporarily disturbs our lives. Howeve... Read more
Women's Health: Tips to Avoid Top Health Concerns
Tuesday, January 28th, 2014 by eHealthGuide
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Many issues that affect a woman's health are unique to the female gender. What's more, the symptoms of some common health problems are different for women than they are for men. It's important to understand how to recognize signs and symptoms of common health problems related ... Read more
Staying Healthy During Cold And Flu Season
Friday, December 13th, 2013 by mike
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Cold and Flu Season Flu season is among us, and according to the rest of this years weather forecast, we are in for a cold one. Of course, along with bad weather comes those pesky colds and flu, and to date, this world has yet to find a cure for either. There are some prevention ... Read more
Are Probiotics the Secret to Fewer Colds, Better Health?
Tuesday, November 5th, 2013 by eHealthGuide
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Are you wondering if probiotics can help you avoid the common cold and the flu this season? In some ways, the human body is like a battlefield. The immune system fights off "intruders" (free radicals) and bad bacteria to keep the body in good working order. If you're having freq... Read more
GSK's Swine Flu Shot Linked to Sleep Disorder
Tuesday, January 22nd, 2013 by BOB FIDDAMAN
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Ring-a-ring o' roses, A pocket full of posies, Pandemrix Pandemrix We all fall down Narcolepsy Narcolepsy is a neurological disorder caused by the brain's inability to regulate sleep-wake cycles normally. The main features of narcolepsy are excessive daytime sleepiness and catapl... Read more
This Week in Microbiology (TWiM): The Top 10 Microbiology Stories of 2011
Wednesday, January 11th, 2012 by Cliffprf Mintz
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There were some big microbiology stories in 2011 and many of them were covered on This Week in Microbiology TWiM a pod cast and vcast program created by Vincent Racaniello,, a Columbia University virologist and BioCrowd co-founder. I was part of the inaugural TWiM team but other ... Read more
Zinc-tacular
Monday, April 4th, 2011 by LittleMissHealthy
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The seasons are changing. I feel it as an icy whisper on the morning air, and see it in the turning leaves and V-shaped flocks of birds, but more than all this, I hear it in the sound of sneezing, snuffling and nose blowing Its definitely time to boost your immune system against ... Read more
Dizziness, Tremors, and Twitches
Monday, October 4th, 2010 by Lynn Jaffee
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One of the things I like best about practicing Chinese medicine is explaining how it works to my patients. I like talking about Qi and Yin and Yang, stagnation and depletion, and for the most part, my patients seem to understand what Im talking about. However, a couple of times i... Read more