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Cold and Flu Prevention

Washing your hands and getting the annual flu vaccine are effective prevention tactics for the cold and flu. Learn how else to protect your immune system.
Flu patch
Could a Flu Patch Bring an End to Flu Shots?
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The Hidden Risks of Antibacterial Soap
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Flu Shots: Timing, Side Effects, and More
Father holding newborn son
Who Should Not Get Flu Shots
Young man smiles in relief at pharmacist after flu vaccination
Afluria Flu Vaccine Jet Injector: Uses, Side Effects, Dosages, Precautions
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Why Isn't There a Vaccine for the Common Cold?
Boy getting flu shot
Common Side Effects of the Influenza Vaccine
Flu shot
Can I Get A Flu Shot While Sick?
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Can You Get the Flu From a Flu Shot?
Senior man coughing into elbow.
Why You Should Cover Your Cough
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Does an Onion in the Room Stop a Cold or Flu?
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6 Ways to Boost Your Immune System Naturally
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Why You May Still Get Sick After a Flu Shot
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Is a Preservative-Free Flu Vaccine Safer?
Woman receiving a vaccine.
How Long Does a Flu Shot Last?
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Should I Replace My Toothbrush After I've Been Sick?
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Tips for Preventing Colds and the Flu
Mother and Father with Sick Child.
How to Stay Healthy When Your Family Is Sick
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How Flu Shots Work and Why They Sometimes Don't
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Airborne Immune Supplement: Uses, Side Effects, Dosages
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What Are the First Signs of Flu?
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Are You Having an Allergic Reaction to the Flu Vaccine?
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5 Food Nutrients to Supercharge Your Immune System
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Why You Need a Flu Shot If You're Over 50