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What are the Alternatives to Flu Mist?

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Different Kinds Of Inoculations There are several different kinds of inoculations available on the market today. Beyond the flu mist, there is the flu shot. There are also orally-ingested vaccination options, but these are subject to the body’s digestive system, …

Flu Shot vs. FluMist for Children

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  Influenza (flu) is actually a respiratory infection that is caused by influenza virus. Flu outbreaks always happen each year. Indeed, influenza vaccine is good for anybody who is aged 6 months and older. This will protect you and anybody …

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 …

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 …

How can Flu Complications Affect You and Your Baby?

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xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx Influenza (the flu) is much more than just a sore throat or a runny nose. It is actually a serious disease that can make you very sick, and it can be very harmful if you get it during or …

10 Myths About the Flu Vaccine

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The Influenza Virus causes serious illnesses or even death if untreated and has been around since the early 1900’s. Being a contagious virus, it has the ability to spread like wild fire from human to human in many ways. Touching, …

Why Should You Pre-Book Flu Vaccines

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  xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx Flu season is coming, and it will be here faster than you expect. That’s always the case. Sure, it’s July now; but you’ve got three vacations booked, the kids have to get off to Summer camp, and there’s …

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 …