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Flu Season Is Here: Your Daily Dose of Tips
Flu season is upon us. Getting a flu vaccine during this year is more important than ever due to the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic.
What Comes After COVID-19?
For many people who get COVID-19, symptoms end within a couple of weeks. But for others, post-COVID-19 symptoms may stick around for weeks or months.
COVID-19 Vaccine Update
An effective COVID-19 vaccine may be one of the key ways to end the coronavirus pandemic. That's why health officials are continuing to push forward on a possible vaccine.
How COVID-19 Affects Children
How does COVID-19 affect kids? It's a question most parents have. And we're starting to get answers.
Going Back to School During COVID-19
Back-to-school season can already be a stressful time for parents. Add a global pandemic into the mix, and many parents might be pulling their hair out. Here's how to help your child stay safe.
Tick Season Means Lyme Disease
Lyme disease is a well-known risk tied to tick bites, so for those living in certain areas, a tick bite can be a nerve-racking experience. But there are ways to lower your risk.
New Type of HIV Rx Approved
The US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has approved a new type of HIV medication.
COVID-19 Testing FAQs
Pharmacists in all US states can now order COVID-19 tests and administer them. As testing continues to ramp up, here's what you need to know.
Dietary Supplements for COVID-19? Not So Fast
Despite what many celebrities and other unproven sources may say, dietary supplements are not a proven way to combat COVID-19.
COVID-19 Treatments Update
As coronavirus cases continue to increase, the search for an effective treatment also continues.