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Avian Influenza A(H7N9) Virus Infection in Pregnant Woman, China, 2013
To the Editor: In February 2013, human infection with reassortant avian influenza A virus occurred in eastern China.
News 4 Jax
Strep throat versus a viral sore throat
Let's see what's going around in Duval County at Baymeadows Family Medicine... A lot of people are sick with upper respiratory infections Sinus infections Viral Sore throats Bronchitis 3 In Nassau County at UF Callahan Family Practice there's a lot of Bronchitis going around... 9 cases in one day... Upper respiratory infections Sinus infections Ear ... (more)
Antibiotics Aren't Always the Answer
Antibiotics do not fight infections caused by viruses like colds, most sore throats and bronchitis, and some ear infections.
Tue Dec 17, 2013
Best ways to recover faster from winter illnesses & avoid them altogether
WORKER STAYING HOME THESE DAYS AS THE HOLIDAYS APPROACH. VIRUSES, INCLUDING THE FLU, RUNNING RAMPANT IN HOUSTON.
Zeeland Plant Workers Affected by Swept Chili Powder
Operations at the Ventura Manufacturing plant off of Roosevelt Avenue in Zeeland should be back to normal after workers complained of irritated eyes, sore throats and difficulty in breathing yesterday afternoon.
Mon Dec 16, 2013
'Strange' smell, breathing problems at Zeeland plant caused ...
It took a bit of investigating for firefighters to tie an odd odor and reports of breathing problems at a Zeeland manufacturing plant to chili powder in the air.
Dallas Morning News
How to stop or slow sickness from going around this winter
It's hard to fend off illnesses when sniffles and coughs are "going around," says Dr. Ray Tsai, who rushed his 1-year-old daughter to the doctor when she developed croup, a respiratory disease that left her struggling to breathe during this cold season.
Sun Dec 15, 2013
Gargling Water With Aspirin Could Help Relieve Sore Throats
It's that time of year again. The holiday lights, family gatherings, cold weather, and sore throats.
Rheumatic Fever Research Partnership to fund four projects
The Health Research Council of New Zealand has announced funding for four research projects that aim to develop a better understanding of the most effective approaches to reduce the incidence and impact of rheumatic fever in New Zealand, with the projects due to be completed in late 2016.
Wed Dec 11, 2013
Martha Jefferson Healthwise: When to Get Antibiotics
Dr. Margo Gill of Forest Lakes Family Medicine says it all depends on whether your illness is viral or bacterial.
News 4 Jax
Adult earaches uncommon, but happen
Let's start in Clay County at UF Let's start in Clay County at UF Family Medicine and Pediatric Center at Plantation Oaks Ear infections Sinus infections Sore throats Upper respiratory infections Bronchitis Sinusitis 3 UF Baymeadows Family Practice in Duval County Strep throat Sore throats Upper respiratory infections Flu Congestion Bronchitis 3 In ... (more)
Sat Dec 07, 2013
Home remedies to help stop sickness, extra spending
When we visited our family doctor for Littlest Roy's nine-month checkup in mid-November, I made the mistake of wishing him a Merry Christmas as he walked out the door.
Wed Dec 04, 2013
What's Causing Your Sore Throat?
Talk to health experts and other people like you in WebMD's Communities. It's a safe forum where you can create or participate in support groups and discussions about health topics that interest you.
Mon Dec 02, 2013
Swollen tonsils a sign of infection
By Dr. Cory Couillard Swollen tonsils are a common, self-limiting condition that can occur at any age but children are much more likely to suffer from the condition.
Taking Ibuprofen May Make a Cold Worse
Colds can be painful. Days of headache and body chills are hard to handle for days at a time, and may have you reaching for a painkiller like ibuprofen to cope.
Fri Nov 29, 2013
What's Going Around: Stomach Flu, Sore Throat
Every week, we check in with doctors and nurses from the Muscogee Creek Nation Department of Health to find out what you need to know about what's going around.
Thu Nov 28, 2013
Sriracha factory ordered to put a lid on smell after locals pepper city with complaints
A judge in Los Angeles County has ordered Sriracha maker Huy Fong Foods to suspend operations at a plant in the city of Irwindale that local residents claim has caused an overpowering odor.
Wed Nov 27, 2013
American Samoa parents cautioned on sore throats
Visiting medical specialists in American Samoa are warning parents to be vigilant about seeking health care for their children's sore throats in an attempt to prevent heart disease.
The Globe and Mail
Is there illness in your midst? This app tracks 'sick weather' for you
If you were sitting on the bus this morning, wondering if your neighbours are coming down with something - well, now there's an app for that.
New Hampshire Public Radio -
Judge Orders Sriracha Factory To Cool It
Peppered with complaints from citizens about burning eyes, sore throats and headaches, city officials in Irwindale, Calif., went to cour t to see if they could do something about smells coming from a factory that produces Sriracha hot sauce.