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“Flu”

Jan 21, 2015 06:00 AM ET // Sheila M. Eldred
Sleep probably gets less credit than it should for battling illness since much of its work is under cover.
Jan 9, 2015 03:30 PM ET // AFP
This year the predominant strain is h3N2, which has been shown to be more virulent than other kinds.
Jan 7, 2015 03:00 PM ET // Bahar Gholipour, LiveScience
Scientists have discovered a new class of antibiotics that can kill a wide range of dangerous, drug-resistant bacteria.
Jan 6, 2015 12:15 PM ET
Wait, what? Hugs can help fend off bugs? New research suggests hugging could be a key front-line defense for our cold-, flu-, and winter-battered immune systems. Trace embraces the findings.
Dec 30, 2014 12:14 PM ET // Lori Cuthbert
Deaths from flu are on the rise, prompting the CDC to say the country is at an 'epidemic threshhold.'
Dec 26, 2014 02:45 AM ET // AFP
The death toll is rising, but the number of new cases is slowing, says the World Health Organization.
Dec 17, 2014 05:19 AM ET
They might share many of the same symptoms, but the cold and the flu really are two very different things, starting with what causes them. Trace explains what you can and can't do when either of them comes calling your name.
Dec 4, 2014 12:20 PM ET // Discovery News
One of the dominant flu strains infecting people now is a mutated form that the flu shot may not protect against.
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