Archives for April 2014

How to Choose the Right Allergy Medicine

According to the American College of Allergy, Asthma and Immunology, 8 out of 10 people self-medicate during allergy season. This would be fine, if these people did adequate research about their health issues and the medicines that can cure these issues before choosing the medication. However, many allergy sufferers have little knowledge about how different […]

4 Ways to Prevent Injuries at Home

We all consider our homes to be the safest place. However, studies show that home is actually the place where a majority of accidents take place – especially the ones that include children and elderly. Though we cannot prevent every unforeseen incident that occurs within our house, there are ways to keep kids and older adults […]

Why Children are at a Higher Risk for the Flu

Studies conducted by the Center for Disease Control show that nearly 20 percent of all U.S. residents get the flu every single year, and a higher percentage of these patients are children. In addition to exceptionally high rates of contraction, nearly two dozen children die each year from generic strains of influenza. But the good […]