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Oct 29, 2015 11:20 AM ET // Sheila M. Eldred
There are plenty of foods we can eat right now give us the best, er, shot, at warding off the flu this winter, nutritionists say.
Sep 3, 2015 09:48 AM ET
Every year people who swear by them line up for their annual flu shot. And that's the drill, year after year. But new research is pointing the way toward one shot, one time, and you're done.
Sep 3, 2015 06:45 AM ET // Sheila M. Eldred
Despite the most up-to-the-minute data, in the end it’s only somewhat better than a shot in the dark.
Jun 5, 2015 01:01 PM ET // Rachael Rettner, LiveScience
Health officials are hoping that next season's flu shot — which will be released in the autumn — will be a better match to the strains that are actually circulating.
Mar 9, 2015 12:05 PM ET // Rachael Rettner, LiveScience
U.S. flu hospitalization rate this season was about 52 hospitalizations per 100,000 people.
Mar 3, 2015 02:00 PM ET // Amanda Onion
Think you have the flu? If you're over 30, chances are you don't.
Jan 31, 2015 05:07 PM ET // AFP
A husband and wife are sick with avian flu after returning from China.
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.
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