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Pediatric Recommendations for the Flu Season

Pediatric Recommendations for the Flu Season

by Yenny (SU)
Each year, millions of children are afflicted with the influenza virus, which is far more dangerous than the common cold. Children with chronic health problems like asthma are especially at risk of serious flu-related complications. In fact, the Centers for Disease Control (CDC) estimates that as many as 26,000 children younger than five years old have been hospitalized since 2010, and flu-related deaths during regular flu seasons have ranged from 37-131.

Recognizing Early Flu Symptoms

Recognizing Early Flu Symptoms

by Yenny (SU)
With all the news about how terrible a flu season can be, you can’t be too sure or too safe – not when early detection can make all the difference between keeping the flu bug at bay or spending weeks suffering from its effects.

What Are the Most Common Food Allergies in Adults

What Are the Most Common Food Allergies in Adults

by Yenny (SU)
Here’s an interesting factoid, courtesy of the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC): Approximately 3 to 4 percent of American adults are affected by food allergies and, unlike many affected children who outgrow their food allergies, adult food allergies tend to be lifelong.

The Guide to Respiratory Illnesses

The Guide to Respiratory Illnesses

by Yenny (SU)
A respiratory disease by definition is “a medical term that encompasses the pathological conditions that affect the organs and tissues that make gas exchange possible in your lungs and upper respiratory tract.” Whether these issues present themselves as difficulty breathing or obstruction of deep breaths, respiratory illnesses can be severe if not treated by a professional.

Patient Care Now Urgent Care: Where You are Treated by Board-Certified Emergency Medicine Physicians

Patient Care Now Urgent Care: Where You are Treated by Board-Certified Emergency Medicine Physicians

by Yenny (SU)
If you are experiencing symptoms of an illness or have suffered an accident, consider going to Patient Care Now Urgent Care before anywhere else. Forget overpaying and the long wait times that await you at your local hospital’s emergency room.

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