Over-the-counter cough and cold medicines are the best way to help a child who has a cold feel better — right? Think again. Here's practical [...]
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COVID-19, which was first detected in Wuhan City in China, has now been identified in 37 countries, including the U.S.
U.S. cases of COVID-19 have been [...]
February is coming to a close this weekend. For many Americans, March means that it’s time to escape the clutches of winter and head off [...]
Nothing can ruin a vacation like getting sick. But germs can be hard to avoid when traveling, especially if you're flying to your destination.
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DEAR MAYO CLINIC: I'm 19, and I think I might have a yeast infection. Or it could be trichomoniasis. My symptoms are vaginal odor, unstable [...]
A 20-second way to prevent illness is to wash your hands properly. Knowing when and how to wash your hands will help you avoid sickness [...]
"We are moving toward SARS-CoV-2 being a pandemic virus," says Dr. Gregory Poland, director of Mayo Clinic's Vaccine Research Group.
The virus has been named [...]
Flu activity in the U.S. remains high and is expected to continue for weeks. So far this flu season, the Centers for Diseases Control and Prevention estimates 29 million flu [...]
The flu vaccine is a good match for the 2019–2020 flu season, reports the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC). Efficacy of the vaccine [...]
No new countries have reported cases of COVID-19 in the past 24 hours, according to the World Health Organization's daily situation report.
Also, WHO officials [...]
THIS WEEK'S TOP TOPICS Stress relief from laughterWhen it comes to relieving stress, more giggles and guffaws are just what the doctor ordered. From boosting [...]
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