Cold & Flu

2018 flu January 2, 2018

2018 flu: what you need to know

Discover what strains are prominent, how effective this year’s vaccine is, and how hard the virus has hit Tennessee so far.

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Cold & Flu

December 7, 2017

Tips for keeping a newborn healthy during the holidays

Germs are rampant and so are the kisses. Here's how to keep your newborn protected during holiday visiting.

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Cold & Flu Infants & Toddlers Prevention

antibiotics and kids November 17, 2017

What parents need to know about antibiotics

Here's what to know before asking your pediatrician for an antibiotic.

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Cold & Flu Prevention

antibiotic resistance November 16, 2017

Antibiotic resistance and side effects: get the facts

Antibiotics are life-saving drugs but must be used correctly to help prevent antibiotic resistance.

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Cold & Flu Prevention

when is a fever too high October 24, 2017

When is a fever too high?

It's a common question parents ask. Here's what to know about your child's fever.

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Children Cold & Flu

sore throat remedies October 23, 2017

Expert Q&A: How to treat a sore throat

Sometimes, you can let a sore throat run its course, but here's when to get it checked out.

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Cold & Flu Ear, Nose & Throat

flu facts October 19, 2017

4 flu shot facts for kids

Four essential things to know about getting your kid vaccinated.

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Children Cold & Flu Prevention

viral vs bacterial infections September 19, 2017

Understanding viral vs. bacterial infections

When your child's doctor says, 'it's probably viral,' here's what that means.

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Children Cold & Flu Ear, Nose & Throat

seniors-winter-illnesses January 30, 2017

Seniors: Be especially careful with winter illnesses

Those germs can be especially threatening for seniors. Here's how to decrease risk for winter illnesses.

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Aging Well Caregivers Cold & Flu Prevention