Tag Archives: flu

Flu-Buster Foods

Flu season is here! Stock your kitchen with these powerful foods to keep the dreaded bug at bay. And don’t forget to wash your hands well and often.  More
Tylenol: Beware of Overuse

Tylenol: Beware of Overuse

Check labels of cold and flu medicines for acetaminophen (the active ingredient in Tylenol). Used correctly, acetaminophen is safe and effective with a lower risk of stomach upset than other over-the-counter pain relievers. However, taking multiple products that contain the compound can be dangerous.  More

H1N1: Can You Minimize Your Risk?

Leading experts from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, the National Institutes of Health, and the Food and Drug Administration offer the following advice for fighting H1N1 and seasonal flus.  More