If you find yourself starting to get overwhelmed at the thought of COVID-19, you’re not alone. Here are ways to help ease your anxiety about the virus.
With most schools, libraries and activity centers closed to help contain the spread of coronavirus, many parents are asking if it’s safe to schedule a playdate for their kids. A pediatric specialist discusses.
Find the truth about questions that pique your curiosity in our “Short Answer” series. Registered dental hygienist Henry Iffland, RDH, answers this one.
No one likes being sick, but can you really ward off a virus? An expert explains the steps you can take to help reduce your chances of getting a virus or spreading one.
You feel a bad cold coming on. Should you spring for an over-the-counter product? Get The Short Answer from a family medicine physician.
Bronchitis can last for days, even weeks. But how can you tell if it’s a common cold, bronchitis or even pneumonia? Find out what bronchitis is and when you should get a cough checked out.
Do kids in daycare get sick more often than other kids? Our expert weighs in.
Usually, swollen glands show up when you’re fighting an infection and they aren’t a cause for concern. But occasionally they can be a sign of cancer. In this Q&A, an expert explains when to see your doctor.
Most often, common colds are caused by viruses, and the best thing to do is let the illness run its course. But if a fever gets especially high, bacteria might be to blame, and an antibiotic might be needed.
Find the answers to questions that pique your curiosity in our series, “The Short Answer.” Primary care sports health physician Vikas Patel, DO, fields this one about if you should work out when you’re sick.