Scientists took a few samples from these colorful play areas and tested them in a lab. The conclusion: Well, read on.
This year's dose is about 50 percent effective against the predominant flu strain, vastly outperforming last year's formulation.
Decongestants and other medicines used to treat cold and flu symptoms can sometimes exacerbate high blood pressure or heart problems.
There's plenty of sound science behind the notion that chicken soup soothes the soul.
Flu season is ramping up. Luckily there’s still time to get vaccinated. But do it soon.
Flu season is upon us. Now is the time to protect yourself and your loved ones—and the little one on the way.
OTC medications don't effectively alleviate symptoms like a stuffy or runny nose, and may carry potentially dangerous side effects.
Doctor: 'We need to pay attention to this, because the long-term consequences the children and their parents suffer is immense.'
There's a time for bed rest and a time to see the doctor. And then there's a time to head to the ER.
Zinc and vitamin C might offer relief (and maybe prevention), but you're better off focusing on a balanced diet.
Fido could be infected with Campylobacter and not be sick, but may still carry the germ.
Remote video conferencing lets patients stay home as they connect virtually to doctors for diagnosis.
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