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Cold and Flu

The Best And Worst Foods To Eat When You're Sick

Posted 02.15.2014 | Healthy Living

By Cindy Shih Even when you've done your best to fight off the winter blues and miserable flus, it's almost inevitable you'll get at least a mild...

Why Do We Lose Our Appetite When We're Sick?

The Huffington Post | Sarah Klein | Posted 01.25.2014 | Healthy Living

Welcome to Ask Healthy Living -- in which you submit your most burning health questions and we do our best to ask the experts and get back to you. Hav...

WATCH: Do At-Home Cold Remedies Really Work?

Posted 12.18.2013 | Healthy Living

One of the biggest goals of this season -- beside finding the best gift for everyone on your shopping list -- is steering clear of colds and the flu. ...

Is Your Home Making Your Kids Sick?

GalTime | Posted 03.25.2013 | Healthy Living
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Most people believe that allergies really aren't a concern in the winter months, because there is no pollen in the air. While that may be true, there are still plenty of triggers in your home that can bring on allergies or an asthma attack.

10 Natural Ways To Avoid The Cold And Flu

The Huffington Post | Sarah Klein | Posted 07.17.2014 | Healthy Living

Once you feel that telltale tickle in your throat or the first sniffle of congestion, it's too late. Symptoms for the flu rear their ugly head about a...

The 6 People Giving You A Cold

Posted 12.27.2012 | Healthy Living

By Jennifer Acosta Scott Cold and flu germs are so widespread because they have an amazing ability to travel. In fact, a sick person coughing or ...

Why Do I Need To Drink Fluids When I'm Sick?

Posted 12.19.2012 | Healthy Living

By YouBeauty.com Our bodies are made up primarily of water, which is vital to pretty much every system we have -- digestive, circulatory, you name ...

11 Of The Best Apps To Fight Colds And Flu

Posted 12.18.2012 | Healthy Living

Worried about the sniffles or a cough? Here are 11 high-tech ways to stay healthy this season.

6 Easy Ways To Make Everyone Around You Sick

Posted 12.13.2012 | Healthy Living

By Erin Hicks Feel the sniffles coming on? The cold and flu season is upon us, and the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention estimates ...

8 Daily Activities That Can Make You Sick

Posted 12.10.2012 | Healthy Living

By Madeline Vann, M.P.H. Medically reviewed by Farrokh Sohrabi, M.D. You can catch a cold any time of year, but winter is the most active period...

Sarah Klein

Are You Too Sick To Go To Work?

HuffingtonPost.com | Sarah Klein | Posted 11.16.2012 | Healthy Living

In today's workplaces, a day off is a true luxury. With mile-long to-do lists and a frighteningly-high number of un- or under-employed hopefuls ready ...

QUIZ: Is It A Cold, The Flu Or Allergies?

The Huffington Post | Sarah Klein | Posted 02.22.2012 | Healthy Living

Late February doesn't seem like it should be prime flu season, with spring just a few weeks away, but the 2011/2012 flu season has just now officially...

WATCH: Surviving Cold And Flu Season

Posted 01.25.2012 | Fifty

When you're buried under tissues suffering from a cold or the flu, you may feel like nothing will help you feel better. Luckily, "The Doctors" has com...

4 Secrets To Never Getting Sick

Posted 12.25.2011 | Healthy Living

By Jeannette Moninger for Health magazine Ever wonder why you always seem to come down with a life-interrupting virus this time of year, while ...

Is It A Cold? The Flu? Allergies? What Your Symptoms Mean

Health.com | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

With flu season in full swing, it's important to know what ails you (so you can help stop the spread by staying home). But how do you really know if...