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    • FEBRUARY 1, 2022
    The Difference Between a Cold (Bacterial Infection) and the Flu (Viral Infection)

    The Difference Between a Cold (Bacterial Infection) and the Flu (Viral Infection)

    In this “winter cold season” when illnesses are making their way through schools, workplaces, restaurants, and retail stores how do you know whether what you have is a common cold, strep throat, flu, or now COVID-19? Although strep throat and flu are very different types of infections (strep is a bacterial infection and influenza isRead more
    • NOVEMBER 17, 2021
    COVID-19 Testing Center

    COVID-19 Testing Center

    Every year, between October and May, Americans become susceptible to the seasonal flu. This year, the Center for Disease Control (CDC) has warned of a more serious outspread of the flu, telling Americans to get vaccinated for both the flu and COVID-19. The flu season is here and the symptoms of the season flu areRead more
    • SEPTEMBER 28, 2020
    COVID Symptoms, Testing, And Treatment

    COVID Symptoms, Testing, And Treatment

    The year 2020 will forever remain etched in our memory as the year that our lives came to a standstill – the year that a pandemic threatened to change the course of our lives forever. With stringent measures being enforced by the governments of countries across the world and with every cough or flu causingRead more
    • AUGUST 31, 2020
    What Services Are Offered At Urgent Care Clinics

    What Services Are Offered At Urgent Care Clinics

    If you find yourself requiring medical assistance, waiting several days to get an appointment with your general practitioner, or visiting an emergency room for immediate care are not your only healthcare options. You can simply walk into one of the conveniently located urgent care clinics in your area, or register online and wait your turnRead more
    • NOVEMBER 18, 2019
    Key Differences Between a Regular Cold and the Flu

    Key Differences Between a Regular Cold and the Flu

    As summer comes to an end, we should welcome fall with festive hearts. With that said, we should also start preparing ourselves for the most common illnesses that occur during the colder months: cold and flu. If you are like most people, you have battled a cold or flu at some point in your life,

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    • OCTOBER 30, 2019
    Unproven Home Remedies That Don’t Work for Treating the Flu

    Unproven Home Remedies That Don’t Work for Treating the Flu

    The flu isn’t just a bad cold. It’s influenza, a viral infection that strikes your throat, nose and lungs. Although people may refer to a stomach virus as the “stomach flu,” that’s not the same thing. Influenza generally gets better on its own. You can take steps to give your body the best chance of

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    • OCTOBER 23, 2019
    Often Overlooked Strategies That Can Help You Avoid the Flu

    Often Overlooked Strategies That Can Help You Avoid the Flu

    If the flu virus is a frequent visitor to your household, you may think the only thing you can do is wait for it to run its course. Perhaps you stock up on boxes of tissues, herbal teas and DVDs to help get you through the congestion, coughing and nausea the virus brings. However, if

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    • OCTOBER 16, 2019
    Antibiotics Are Ineffective at Reducing Flu Symptoms

    Antibiotics Are Ineffective at Reducing Flu Symptoms

    The flu can make you feel awful. Your body aches, your throat is swollen and your head throbs. You would do anything to relieve your symptoms. You might think that you can ease the pain by taking antibiotics. However, antibiotics won’t help with the flu. What Are Antibiotics? The discovery of antibiotics changed the world

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