When to Worry About a Cough That Sticks Around

I’ve had a cough for weeks. Should I be worried?

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The Gross Thing That Happens When Someone Sneezes in a Room

The average human sneeze expels a high-velocity cloud that can contaminate a room in minutes.

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5 Signs You’re Too Sick to Go to Work

You wake up with a cough or a runny nose and you have to make a tough call: stay home for a day of Netflix, chicken soup, and R&R, or tough it out and head to the office.

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Out of 25 Million Vaccinations, Only 33 People Had a Serious Reaction, CDC Finds

A U.S. government study has reassuring news for concerned parents — vaccines rarely trigger serious and potentially fatal allergic reactions.

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Here’s Another Important Reason to Get the Flu Vaccine

Getting a flu shot may protect you not only from flu, but also from pneumonia, the leading cause of flu-related hospitalizations and deaths, a new study suggests.

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Is It a Cold, the Flu, or a Sinus Infection?

These respiratory infections share similar symptoms, but a few subtle differences can tip you off.

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5 Myths and Facts About Vitamin C

Everything you need to know about this essential nutrient.

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Lack of Sleep Dramatically Raises Your Risk For Getting Sick

Getting six hours of sleep a night makes you four times more likely to get a cold compared to those who sleep more than seven hours a night, finds a new study.

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Two Vaccines Every Pregnant Woman Should Get

These two vaccines are actually crucial during pregnancy.

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4 Things That Make You Lose Your Voice

Laryngitis can be caused by more than just a cold.

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