Tag: Flu

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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Cold & Flu Prevention

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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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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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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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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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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