Some people believe in sweating out the sickness — but is it safe?
The three vaccines you should be getting with RA, the vaccines to avoid, and how they affect your meds.
With these simple strategies you can increase your chances of staying healthy during cold and flu season.
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.
Getting vaccinated for the flu in late summer, particularly for older adults, may mean less protection from the virus as flu season ramps up in the winter.
Many retail outlets, like chain pharmacies, now have walk-in health clinics to convince consumers that all of their needs can be handled at one location.
Being over 50 increases your risk of flu-related complications. When it comes to getting vaccinated, it’s better late than never.
People with type 2 diabetes who received a yearly influenza vaccination were less likely to have a heart attack, stroke, or heart failure than patients who didn’t get the shot.
When you’re ill, it’s understandable to want to shorten your misery by taking an antibiotic. Here’s why that’s not always such a good idea.
The flu can make you really sick very quickly. But getting an annual flu shot will cut your chances of coming down with the illness by at least half.