Infectious Diseases TopicsShow More
We hate to be the bearers of bad news, but this is shaping up to be another crazy-bad flu season. Check out these tips to stay healthy.
We’re going on Week 22 of flu season, and no, it’s not necessarily too late to get your shot. Here’s what you should know.
Can you get the flu after you’ve already had the flu? Is it too late to get your shot? We’ve tapped experts to answer these questions — and more.
Flu season may come and go for some, but it can be life-changing if it triggers type 1 diabetes. Here’s how to protect your child.
Not sure how you should treat your symptoms? Take our quiz to help deduce what’s going on inside your body.
Find out whether it’s too late to get your flu shot, what your symptoms mean, and how long you’ll be sick with flu.
At least 1 million people in the United States get shingles every year, a painful and often debilitating skin rash that can take weeks to resolve.
Getting an annual flu shot will cut your chances of coming down with the illness by about half. HealthCentral talked to a flu expert about this year’s vaccine.
It’s not just what you eat that can pose a health danger, but also how it’s prepared. Take this quiz to test your food safety smarts.
We spoke with an epidemiologist with the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention about Lyme disease, other tickborne illnesses, and tick bites. Here’s how to stay safe.