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How Does the Flu Vaccine Relate to Kids With Asthma?

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      xxxxxxxxxxxx The flu happens every year and is a contagious repository illness caused by influenza and can be mild to severe in nature. When you have asthma, it can cause inflammation in your lungs making it extremely …

Will There be a New Flu Virus Circulating Around this Season?

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The Short Answer Yes, new iterations of the influenza virus will be circulating this year for which there is no vaccine. Will these new iterations be circulating in your local area? That’s more difficult to determine. Probably not. Following will …

Why is the Flu More Serious in People with Asthma?

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xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx Asthmatics deal with wheezing, coughing, tightness in the chest, and narrowing of the airways on a regular basis without proper medication to control it, or during exposure to irritants such as allergens. When asthmatics become infected with the flu …

Can the Flu Lead to Pneumonia?

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xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx The typical flu season occurs between October and May. While these are the most common months that the flu is spread, you can actually contract it at any time throughout the year. The flu is extremely contagious. It can …

Flu Activity and When Will it Peak

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A Variance In The Season Flu season doesn’t hit on any exact date. It is induced through many different factors which combine. Travel, health trends, social trends, and seasonal changes all join forces such that a massive yearly increase of …

Why are children younger than 5 at risk for flu?

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Influenza might not be a major problem to adults who have a well-developed immune system developed from a healthy lifestyle, a vaccine or prior exposure to the virus. Children less than five years are at a higher risk of contracting …

Allergic to the Flu Shot? Here are Some Alternatives

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The simplest way to combating flu is by taking a flu shot. People who are allergic to eggs have an inherent allergy to flu shots since the traditional vaccine is produced in chicken eggs. Taking a regular influenza vaccine if …

Reblog: Why are children younger than 5 at risk for flu?

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Image from www.babycenter.com Influenza might not be a major problem to adults who have a well-developed immune system developed from a healthy lifestyle, a vaccine or prior exposure to the virus. Children less than five years are at a higher …

Common Symptoms of Flu

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Flu season peaks between December and March, however, it is possible to contract the flu at any time of the year. If you come into contact with an individual who has the flu, the chances of you getting it are …

Different Types of Flu

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Otherwise known as influenza, the flu is an infectious disease and is one of the most common infectious associated with human beings. In your lifetime, you will often be infected with this infection once or twice. Currently, most people have …