Free flu shots and hepatitis A vaccines at Orlando drive-thru clinic Saturday
The Florida Department of Health in Orange County is offering free on-the-go flu shots and hepatitis A vaccines Saturday. The drive-thru vaccines are offered until 3 p.m. at...
1 day ago - Orlando Sentinel
Valve Surgery and Opioids; Hospital Alarm Fatigue: It's PodMed Double T!
This week's topics also include prostatectomy versus watchful waiting, and flu vaccines and heart failure
1 day ago - MedPageToday
Squeezing in a Workout After Your Flu Shot Could Make the Vaccine More Effective
Just got your flu shot and wondering if it's safe to push through your usual workout? Your arm might be sore for a couple days, but that's no reason to avoid the gym. "There is...
1 day ago - PopSugar
Why You Should Definitely Get Your Kids A Flu Shot
Last year, a record number of children died from influenza. As the flu begins to ramp up this month, experts stress the importance of getting the vaccine.
1 day ago - The Huffington Post
CDC: U.S. Flu Activity Low Right Now, but Rising
Flu activity is still fairly low, but, as expected, has slowly increased over the last few weeks, CDC officials say.
2 days ago - Web MD - 2 articles
Mind the germs: Study links London tube to spread of flu
Preliminary study findings linked travel on the London Underground to the spread of influenza. Specifically, University of Bristol researchers Lara Goscé, PhD, and Anders...
2 days ago - Healio
Link Between Tube Travel and Flu-like Illnesses Discovered
Higher rates of influenza-like cases can be observed in boroughs served by a small number of underground lines.
3 days ago - Medindia Health
1 Side Effect Doctors Don't Want You to Fret Over, If You're Still Putting Off That Flu Shot
Despite the fact that it's easier than ever to get your flu shot (many stores and standalone pharmacies even offer the vaccine for free ), there are lots of reasons you might...
3 days ago - PopSugar
Simple way to avoid the flu and common colds: Consume more probiotics
If you've shut yourself inside your house this winter in hopes of avoiding catching a cold or the flu, you'll be glad to know that there's a simple and natural way you can...
3 days ago - Natural News
Crowded underground stations and carriages are the perfect breeding ground for flu-like illnesses
Residents of Islington, who often change lines at King's Cross St Pancras, have rates of flu nearly three times higher than commuters from Kensington, who mostly take direct...
4 days ago - Daily Mail
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Quarter of Parents not Prepared for 'Parenting Hangover'
A quarter of parents of young children who drink alcohol on special occasions are not prepared for the day after the hangover. They do not think on limiting how much they drink...
Simple Tips to Help Families Handle and Navigate the Digital World
Digital devices and touchscreens like iPad and smartphones have invaded and occupied our lives which forces parents and caregivers to take an extra mile to make their children...
Childhood Hodgkin Lymphoma Survivors Have High Risk of Solid Tumors in the...
Survivors of Childhood Hodgkin lymphoma have high risk of developing new solid cancer types in the future, especially a sub-group of the survivors have increased risk.
Number of American Teens Who Vape is Growing at an Alarming Rate: Survey
The number of American teenagers who vape is increasing at an alarming rate, finds a new survey.
School-based Nutritional Programs Can Reduce Obesity in Students
School-based nutritional policies and programs can reduce body mass index and cut down obesity risk among students, reveals a new study.
Early Follow-up Decreases Death Risk, Hospital Admission in Heart Failure...
Heart failure patients have a decreased risk of death, hospital admission if seen by a doctor in the first seven days after emergency department discharge, finds a new study.
Front-of-Package Food Labels Encourage Healthier Eating: Study
Nutrition labels on front of food packaging can promote healthier food choices, reports a new study.
Excess Use and Misuse of Benzodiazepines: New Study
Misuse of benzodiazepines among U.S adults is on the rise for anxiety and sleeplessness which could be reduced by behavioral treatment
New Drug Offers Hope for Patients with Bone Marrow Cancer
New study offers hope for patients with a serious type of bone marrow cancer as a new therapeutic drug has revealed improved outcomes and survival rates.
Weight Training: Low Reps or High Reps for Weight Loss?
Cardio burns more calories than weight training, so you should do more cardio to lose weight, right? It's true that unless you're doing low-intensity cardio, you burn more...