How to cure yourself at home
Before you jump out of your seat to go visit a doctor, why not learn about the things around you house that can help even the simplest of medical ailments.

Home remedies have become one of the more popular approaches to healing you illness. Because no one wants to spend the time or money to go to the doctor for a nose bleed, there has been a huge turn to the practice of homeopathy and home remedies....
Should I get the Flu Vaccine?
Do you know the facts of the flu? Better yet do you have the F.A.C.T.S. of the flue? F - Fever, A - Aches, C - Chills, T - Tiredness, S - Sudden Symptoms. This acronym will help you know if your symptoms may be the cause of the flu virus. If you have more than three of the above F.A.C.T.S., chances are you have the flu.

Every person is different, therefore your symptoms can range from mild to severe, and even your most mild of symptoms can quickly change into severe symptoms...
Where is the H1N1 virus headed?
The H1N1 virus has everyone across the world in a panic. Ever since the World Health Organization declared the H1N1 virus a national pandemic, the world has prepared for the worst.

One of the hallmark traits of a pandemic flu virus is that just like the seasonal flu, it affects young people. In fact based on recent statistics released by the World Health Organization most cases that have presented itself are in children aged 12 to 17...
The Natural way to be Healthy
In order to prevent against the flu, you should do more than just practice good hygiene. Every aspect of you life should be help in accordance with preventing from getting ill. Because even the simplest illness...
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How do you know if you have the flu?

Are some of your symptoms leading you to believe that you have the flu? Influenza, more commonly referred to as the flu, is a contagious respiratory illness cause by influenza viruses (and yes there are more than one strains of this illness). Common flu symptoms include, but are not limited to the following: fever, headache, tiredness, cough, sore throat, tiredness, cough, runny or stuffy nose, body aches, diarrhea and vomiting.

These symptoms usually come on suddenly and can last for a while before you discover that all of your symptoms may in fact be the flu. But not to worry, just because you may present with one or more of these symptoms does not necessarily mean that you have the flu.

Many other illnesses including the common cold, have similar symptoms. But that doesn't mean you should just shrug it off as the common cold, if you feel as though your symptoms are getting worse instead of better, than maybe you should consult a physician.

An alternative to the flu shot

What could be better than getting a flu shot? What if you could avoid the flu all together? If you could prevent contact with people who have the flu, you are well on your way to avoiding the flu all season long. But that shouldn’t be the only thing you do to prevent the flu this season.

According to the CDC approximately five to twenty percent of the United States population get the flu each year, and of those infected nearly 36,000 people die from complications And more often times than not that five to twenty percent either did not get the flu shot, or they were not keenly aware of how to prevent the onset of the flu.

A simple virus of the nose, throat, or lungs can mutate into a more complex virus known as the flu. And just like any cold-like viruses, the flu spreads from one person to the next when the infected person carelessly sneezes, cough or does any kind of exchange of bodily fluids with another. It is especially important to prevent coming in contact with someone who has the flu, but if you do, it is crucial that you take proper precautions by washing your hands thoroughly

And the best way to prevent against the flu, is to make sure you family is properly protected by getting a flu shot. This is essential in your fight to prevent the flu, because there is no cure for the flu...

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