The 1918 flu pandemic, commonly referred to as the Spanish Flu, was an atypically lethal form of influenza the known effects of which lasted from June 1918 to December 1920, and spread across the entirety of the world--even to the Arctic and remote Pacific islands. Between 50 and 100...
Several people are asking the question over and over, if they should stay in bed when they are sick. Of cause it depends on what we understand by sick, but if we are talking about a severe cold or flu then you must indeed stay in bed and rest until you are healthy again.
Obesity has been known to pose a very serious risk factor in many of the major diseases and medical conditions. One of the latest conditions obesity may have an impact on is influenza. This issue is of major concern during the current flu season.
I have Influenza as we speak, and wanted to share a few tips that have gave me a few moments of relief. The right doctor, food, clothing, compresses, drinks, and yes, even a hat.
In comparison to some of the other deadly diseases that mosquitoes can carry, such as Malaria, the West Nile Virus is not a serious threat. However, we should still take care to protect ourselves and our families from it.
It was observed that influenza epidemics characterized by cough and fever occurred more frequently at certain times of the year.