Flu season worsens across US

Flu season worsens across US

The flu season is spreading across the US. According to Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, the main strain making people sick is H1N1 which may hit young adults harder than the usual mostly elderly victims. Flu kills people every year about 3,000 and 49,000 a year, depending on the season. Flu activity started in the southeast and south-central part of the country and is now spreading to the Midwest but deaths have not yet…

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Flu will hitting the young, healthy

Flu will hitting the young, healthy

In US, the flu problem continue to spread during a frigid winter. The virus has widespread in 35 states up from 25 last week.According to U.S Centers for Disease Control, this flu season has been particularly hard on adults between the ages of 18-64. According from the 2,486 specimens that being tested from the U.S World Health Organizarion and the National Respiratory and Enteric Virus Surveillance System, 96 percent tested positive for H1N1. Althought there’s…

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The effects of having the flu on seizures

The effects of having the flu on seizures

Although there is an increase in children displaying febrile seizures after receiving the flu vaccination, does that mean that your child suffering from epilepsy is at a higher risk of compounding the problem? Many parents are worried that this influx of seizures caused by the vaccination is related to epileptic ones. Febrile seizures are viewed by professionals as “harmless” in comparison and they are usually brought on by high fevers caused by the flu. Take…

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Tips Faced with fever and flu

We always experience discomfort when experiencing a fever and flu.. Here is a guide to face fever and flu season :- Uploaded with ImageShack.us 1. Wash Your Hands The easiest, but not taken seriously in countering the germs. Always washing hands, and make sure the children you are rubbing their hands at least 20 seconds. Make sure you or your child rub the front and back of the hand, finger and nail.

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