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F.D.A. Warns Purell to Stop Claiming It Can Prevent Ebola or Flu - The New York Times

The Food and Drug Administration told the maker of Purell hand sanitizers to discontinue marketing campaigns that the agency complained also included claims for avoiding illness from other viruses.

Advice & Self-Help | Nursing/Health

Flu Rates Rising, Pediatric Deaths Double Compared to 2018: CDC


Health & Fitness | Health

Half Of Parents Worry Flu Shot Makes Children Sick, Third Believe It Doesn't Work At All - Study Finds

A recent survey shows that more thanĀ a half of parents believe their child can get the flu from the vaccine itself, while a third simply believes the flu shot doesn't work.

News | In the News

CDC: A second flu outbreak may be here

New cases of Influenza B could be the start of a second round of the flu for the country.

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CDC: US flu outbreak worsens, likely to linger for weeks

"I wish there were better news this week, but almost everything we're looking at is bad news." 

Psychology | Health & Wellbeing

Immune Boosting Herbs And Dosage

Help boost your body's defenses against disease-causing bacteria and viruses by taking immune-stimulating herbs

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Proliferation of bird flu outbreaks raises risk of human pandemic

By Kate Kelland LONDON (Reuters) - The global spread of bird flu and the number of viral strains currently circulating and causing infections have reached unprecedented levels, raising the risk of a potential human outbreak, according to disease experts.