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how to stay healthy during the holidays December 3, 2018

Expert Q&A: Staying healthy during the holidays

We want to share time and gifts -- not germs. Here are some practical tips for staying healthy during holiday gatherings.

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September 18, 2018

What you need to know about the 2018-2019 flu season

Vanderbilt clinics have received flu vaccines earlier than expected. When should you get your shot?

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Tips for knowing when you should keep your child home from school July 30, 2018

Know when to keep kids home sick from school

Remember these 7 symptoms to know if your child is too sick to go to class.

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February 21, 2018

Think it’s flu? Now you can ask Alexa

Flu season has hit particularly hard this year. Alexa can now help sort through symptoms.

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flu facts February 5, 2018

Expert Q&A: The Flu

Who should get a flu shot and when? Know these and more facts about influenza.

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sick day activities for kids January 25, 2018

6 remedies to treat children’s cold and flu symptoms

There is no cure for colds, but we have some home remedies to reduce child's cold symptoms.

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help a childs cough January 17, 2018

Cough remedies for kids: 6 useful solutions for that persistent cough

So many things can cause a child's cough. Here's how to help soothe it.

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10 sick day sanity savers January 9, 2018

10 sick day sanity savers

We never think about how to occupy a sick child at home until it's too late. But don't worry, these activities will keep you busy all day.

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stay home with the flu January 3, 2018

Got the flu? Here’s why you need to stay home

Survey results suggest 75 percent of parents leave the house with the flu — and they're spreading it to others.

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