Archive | Colds and Flu

Do You Really Need Antibiotics?

Cold and flu season is here and people are looking for ways to alleviate symptoms and get well faster. Many of them are asking their docs for antibiotics—despite the fact that only one in 10 sore throats is caused by

Chronic Cough: Causes and Cures

Chronic Cough: Causes and Cures

A cough can signal anything from a simple allergy to a cold or flu to a serious illness. But when it comes to chronic cough causes, the answers may surprise you. A number of seemingly unrelated conditions and underlying triggers

How to Beat a Cold

How to Beat a Cold

Fall is upon us and cold and flu season is right around the corner. Although you can’t avoid contact with cold and flu viruses, you can avoid suffering the unpleasant symptoms associated with them. By giving your body the