More jobs might mean more flu

Businesses should take precautions in advance of the annual flu season to keep sick workers home and reduce infection rates that send people to physicians in droves, says new research from Ball State University. “The Effects of Employment on Influenza Rates” found that a 1 percentage point increase in the Continue Reading

More jobs might mean more flu

Credit: CC0 Public Domain Businesses should take precautions in advance of the annual flu season to keep sick workers home and reduce infection rates that send people to physicians in droves, says new research from Ball State University. “The Effects of Employment on Influenza Rates” found that a 1 percentage Continue Reading

Flu season is like Black Friday for Big Pharma: From vaccines to medication, the outbreak has business booming

Pharmaceutical companies exist for one reason, and one reason only: to separate as many people as possible from as much of their hard-earned money as possible. And the yearly ritual known as “flu season” seems to be the formidable “Black Friday” event that generates the highest windfall profits for the Continue Reading

Annual flu shots linked to increased risk of miscarriage

A study funded by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) and published in the journal Vaccines revealed that receiving one particular flu vaccine was associated with an increased risk of early miscarriage. As part of the study, a team of researchers at the Marshfield Clinic Research Institute in Wisconsin recruited 485 pregnant women aged 18 to Continue Reading

Cold and flu symptoms get eliminated with bio-botanical formulas safely and effectively

Cold and flu season is just around the corner and it’s a statistical certainty that millions of people will be affected. Naturally, we all know, getting the flu feels horrible – but, especially for immune-compromised older people, this condition can become life-threatening with over 300,000 Americans hospitalized in one year Continue Reading