Flu prevention Archive

Who is at risk from H1N1 swine flu?

IIn most cases, the United States, the novel H1N1 flu in children and young adults. Lower than the seasonal flu virus and the bug is not ready or would change as the pandemic 2009 H1N1 influenza virus. But some groups, in particular, a high risk of serious illness or poor results, if they get the

Flu shots symptoms

What is flu shots symptoms Flu is most commonly as gastric flu and stomach. The medical term of stomach flu is gastroenteritis. Since there are no 100 % effective treatments against the flu, all you can do is combat the symptoms associated with the flu, or as an alternative you can get a flu shot

Flu and Mesothelioma Patients

Mesothelioma, also known as malignant mesothelioma, refers to an aggressive form of cancer that forms on the thin protective tissues that covers the abdomen and lungs, mainly caused by exposure to asbestos. People with weakened immune systems that are suffering from mesothelioma or other cancerous diseases are at a higher risk of complications from influenza.

Flu shot 2015-2016: Facts, Myths And Side Effects

Flu shot 2015-2016: The flu (influenza) vaccine  is an  annual shot for protection from influenza or the so called flu. CDC recommends flu vaccination for people of all ages from six months up. The Flu could be an extremely tough disease with the ability of causing serious complications. Especially threatened are the high risk groups

Naturally Fight Cold & Flu Season

Even the healthiest individuals are not always protected from sickness when flu and cold season strikes. Although medical experts strongly advocate for flu vaccines, such preventative measures are not a guarantee against catching the cold or flu. Natural remedies may be a good alternative for individuals who want to avoid risky side effects of the

Prevention from Airborne Illness

Protect Yourself Against Airborne Germs & Diseases When school is back in session and the seasons start to change, almost like clockwork, the cold & flu season makes its famous debut and lingers on for months on end, making the rounds through schools, workplaces, families and friends. Fortunately, the common cold and the flu go

7 healing food for colds and flu.

How we are protected against colds and flu? Even if we took all measures, including to put the flu vaccine to wash our hands regularly to drink vitamins – 100% st no insurance. However, if we catch flu, colds, cough and temperature, there are several healing food for colds and flu with which to fight against

Caring for Flu in Nursing Homes

When the flu arrives it spreads quickly and hits hard, particularly for the elderly population. As individuals age, the immune system begins to weaken through the natural process of aging. Unfortunately, the flu season can be deadly if not taken seriously or treated appropriately. 90% of flu related deaths and more than half of flu-related

Three simple rules for flu prevention

The chance of getting ill with flu during the winter season is quite big. Whether the influenza vaccine can prevent the flu is really hard to tell. During the 2014/2015 flu season, it was proven that the flu vaccine is not able to provide us the necessary protection from flu. CDC and WHO officialy announced that

CDC recommended antiviral medications in treating the flu

The last report of CDC, about the effectiveness of the influenza vaccine during this flu season from January 16 reported that the influenza vaccine for the 2014/2015 flu season has efficiency only 23% for all age groups. One factor that determines how well a flu vaccine works is the similarity between the flu viruses used