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This Surprising Food Could be Interfering with Your Medication

Your breakfast could cause your medications to go from safe to harmful. Find out which drugs interact with this surprising breakfast food. It has been a pretty rough cold and flu season around here…

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6 Natural Remedies for Cold & Flu Season

You hear a deep, husky voice nearby, and start to wonder if Gotham City's very own Batman is in the room with you, but alas, no. It's your roommate, or family member, or spouse, or someone standing ne…

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Prevent the Cold and Flu Naturally

The weather is getting chilly, and that means cozy soups, warm scarves and hats, and toting a hankie as cold and flu season rolls in. I don't know about you guys, but I seem to always come down wi…

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6 Surprising Places Where Germs are Hiding

By Marlo Sollitto, AgingCare.com contributing editor Is something in your house making your elderly parent sick? The places where bacteria, cold and flu†viruses and allergens lurk in your home may …

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The 7 Germiest Public Places

Avoid touching these surfaces in public places to stay healthy. Excerpt from The List Makerís Get-Healthy Guide, By the Editors of Prevention An average adult can touch as many as 30 objects w…

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3 Hot Beverages To Keep You Healthy This Winter

We've all heard the saying, "an apple a day keeps the doctor away," but what about when apples (and other healthy produce) are out of season and hard to find? Staying hydrated is one of the most im…

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