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Cook with Garlic to Fight the Flu

It's flu season again. Every year those nasty little viruses take hold of our bodies (probably to get a bit of warmth) and rule just about everything we say, do, feel, or think--at least for a few da…

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Swine Flu Confirmed in Cat!

Avoiding H1N1: wash your hands; don't touch your eyes, nose or mouth; stay home if you're sick. But what if you happen to be a cat? Since few cats enjoy a 20-second paw wash...the advice? Stay away fr…

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The Care2 Swine Flu Project

CAUSES and HEALTHY & GREEN LIVING present the Care2 Swine Flu Project, a collaboration between Care2 Causes and Healthy & Green Living. Here you'll find links to a wide variety of perspective…

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Another View of the Flu

The fear of the swine flu epidemic is gradually being replaced by the reality of it landing at home. I am not proud to admit that my children were the first to be diagnosed at their school in the fir…

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14 Ways to Prevent Swine Flu

Don't know whether or not to get the H1N1 vaccination? You might want to read some of these precautions before you sign up for the shot. If you're opting for other ways to dodge the flu, here are 14 t…

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Swine Flu Vaccine: What To Do?

Summer is over and the question I am being asked most frequently in my practice is, "what do I do about Swine flu?" My patients are wondering whether or not they should get vaccinated and the simple a…

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Keep Swine Flu Out of Your House

Keep your family safe: Follow our experts' anti-flu advice. Basic flu fighting strategy: Cover your mouth when you sneeze, avoid anyone who doesn't. And wash your hands the proper way--often. The …

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Swine Flu Parties

Wasn't it nice this summer not to have to hear about swine flu every day? Well no sooner did the thermometer drop below scorching and lo and behold, swine flu is making the headlines again. According …

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Germ-Free Children: Freaking Out About the “Swine Flu”

Anyone who is up on their early 20th century world history is acquainted with the devastating 1918 Flu Pandemic (commonly known as the "Spanish Flu" and lasting from March 1918 until June of 1920) tha…

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Swine Flu Symptoms & Prevention

By Melissa Breyer, Senior Editor, Healthy & Green Living There' a new flu in town. I personally think the media can do an excellent job of scaring the daylights out of people with something…

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