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Common Cold Treatments
When you get a cold, you may find yourself rushing to your local pharmacy or grocery store to get some medications to treat it. Keep reading to see what you can do to get better faster.
Tips to Prevent the Common Cold
Cold and flu season has arrived, but that doesn't have to mean you or your family will get sick. Outsmart germs with these simple strategies.
Flu Season Update
Across the US, flu activity is high. And it's expected to continue for weeks.
Flu Rx Approved for New Use
The flu medication Xofluza (baloxavir marboxil) has been approved for a new use.
Flu Myths Debunked
Myths about the flu shot are widespread, and these misconceptions often cause people to opt out of this important vaccine. It's time to learn the truth about some common flu misconceptions.
Flu Season Is Upon Us
Flu season is almost here. But you can take steps to protect yourself from catching the flu.
What Does Acid Reflux Have to Do with It?
Acid reflux may be the cause of your chronic cough.
Vaccines: Not Just Kid Stuff
Immunizations aren't just for kids. Adults need vaccinations, too. Staying up to date on your vaccinations is one of the easiest ways to prevent disease.
Flu Season Update: Millions Affected
If you have gotten sick with the flu this year, you are not alone.
Flu Season Is Coming: Are You Ready?
Take precautions today to avoid the flu this fall.