Pandemic Cold and Flu Season: A Parent’s Back-to-School Guide

Each fall, classrooms full of kids become smoldering hotpots of colds, flu, stomach viruses, and germs that fester and spread. Doctors expect this; in fact, it’s how young bodies build immunity against these illnesses. But last year was an astonishing exception, with…

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H1N1: Take time to get a flu vaccine.

The FINANCIAL -- CDC (U.S. health protection agency) recommends a yearly flu vaccine as the first and most important step in protecting against influenza and its potentially serious complications.…

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