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Flu Myths

Nope, You Can't Get A Cold From Going Outside With Wet Hair

The Huffington Post | Sarah Klein | Posted 02.25.2015 | Healthy Living

The question: Can I really catch a cold just from going outside with wet hair? The answer: No doubt you've heard this one before -- probably from M...

8 Things We Think Prevent The Flu (That Don't Really Work)

The Huffington Post | Sarah Klein | Posted 01.18.2013 | Healthy Living

You're right to want to do whatever's in your power to stay flu-free this season, especially given the severity of this year's outbreak. But before...

7 Common Flu Myths, Busted

The Huffington Post | Sarah Klein | Posted 01.11.2013 | Healthy Living

Your mom warned you about going outside without a coat (or with a wet head). Was she right to worry?

QUIZ: How Much Do You Know About The Flu?

The Huffington Post | Laura Schocker | Posted 12.21.2011 | Healthy Living

Ready or not, flu season is upon us -- the CDC defines influenza as a contagious respiratory illness that causes mild to severe illness, and sometimes...

10 Myths About The Common Cold | Joseph Brownstein | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living

The sun may still be shining most of the day, the temperatures may still be above 70 degrees, and the pro football season hasn't kicked off yet. But a...