Swine Flu Prevention Tips
Here are 10 ways to keep your body boosted and your immune system ready to fight infection.
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by Lynn Hayes In early August the President's Council of Advisors on Science and Technology met in Washington DC to discuss the science that will constitute President Obama's science agenda over the next few months. At the time, chairman John Holdren made no comment about the H1N1 flu virus, although the virus was on the agenda. Council member Harold Varmus said that , Va ...
The flu is a winter problem, right? Wrong! I just learned that worldwide, there have been 150,000 confirmed cases of swine flu this summer, and with school starting again soon, the co-mingling of kids, adults, and germs is once again close at hand. So here is a reprise of some of the best flu-prevention techniques that will keep you healthy for the rest of the summer and right through ...
I was thinking about getting the vaccine since I have an underlying medical condition but I think I'll wait: A warning that the new swine flu jab is linked to a deadly nerve disease has been sent by the Government to senior neurologists in a confidential letter. The letter from the Health Protection Agency, the official body that oversees public health, has been leaked to The Mail on Sunday, l ...
Following up on my "Conspiracy Corner" post from last week, an interview on the Spiegel Online website with Tom Jefferson shows that it's not just conspiracy nuts that are spectacle of the latest attempt to frighten humans around the world. Dr. Jefferson is associated with Cochranes Vaccine Field , an organization based in Italy which was founded to facilitate the gathering of evidence on ...
Swine flu is all over England, as you've probably read, and I'm wondering if I ought to emulate the Italian students pictured here arriving in the UK with masks on as a prophylactic against the virus. Are these things effective? They've always struck me as all about psychological reassurance, not about keeping the flu away. But I don't know. That link takes you to a Time magazine story, which b ...
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