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How to stay healthy in flu season

How to stay healthy in flu season

October is here, and so is the flu season. “The flu is an influenza virus that causes respiratory diseases and is transmitted by droplets,” Nurse Marci McLean-Crawford said. “So if you cough or you sneeze or even when you talk, you let out little tiny droplets. When...

Opinion: Exercise & immunity have a strong link

Opinion: Exercise & immunity have a strong link

As the vital signs monitor beeps in the corner of the hospital room, Dr. Mary Jenson quietly enters and reviews the details of her most recent patient. Studying his profile and health history, she began to surmise a long list of necessary changes to his typical...