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Cold or Allergies?

It can be tough to tell sometimes. But relief is here, and it doesn’t include antibiotics.

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How Bad is My Cough?

How to tell the difference between a common cold and something more serious.

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Healthy Holiday Travel

Pro tips on how to avoid germs and sickness

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It’s Sick Season Again, Now What?

12 questions answered by our infectious disease experts.

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What You Need to Know About RSV, Flu and COVID Right Now

Viral infections are leading to an uptick in hospitalizations. Experts share tips to keep yourself well.

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Top 3 Tips to Avoid the Flu

Health care workers are on the frontlines of flu every day. Here’s how they stay healthy.

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Home Remedies for Flu

Try some of these home remedies next time you’re feeling ill.

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You’re Sick, Too?

An expert weighs in on why it feels like everyone is sick right now.

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Antibiotics Are Not Effective Against the Common Cold

Parents cannot resist asking me if their child would benefit from an antibiotic when they are sick. So let me prescribe some advice about why we do and do not like to use antibiotics. Just over 40% of outpatient prescriptions are for antibiotics and yet half of these turn out to be unnecessary. Why? Antibiotics

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Legends and Tall Tales About the Common Cold

We celebrate George Washington’s birthday this month, during a long cold and flu season. Much like President Washington, I cannot tell any lies – about these winter illnesses. Instead, I want to speak the truth about some rumors regarding the common cold. For example, parents ask me if you can catch a cold by being

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