An outbreak of canine influenza has been detected in Texas. It's only a matter of time before Louisiana dogs could be feeling the effects of the dog flu. Here's what you need to know about how to keep your pet protected.
If you haven't fallen victim to the nasty cold/flu that has apparently been making its rounds, consider yourself lucky. However, if you are currently sick, check out these home remedies that help when fighting a cold.
I'm sure you have already heard that the flu is in full swing- attacking the immune system and knocking people down for about a week. That is not how you want to spend Mardi Gras.
Many people wait to get a flu shot because they are skeptical when it comes to vaccinations and certain medications...
It seems like every time the temperatures go up and down so does our health and the way we feel. Do changes in temperature really make us sick or is sickness a by product of our reaction to changes in temperature.
If you hate colds and you know it clap your hands! Ok, yes we all do. During this time of year, it is all too common to catch a cold. Unfortunately, they not only make you feel terrible, they keep you from getting a good nights sleep. If you are like me, you find yourself sleeping with your mouth wide open because you can't breath through your nose, you toss and turn, and coughing spurts always ge
With all of the weather changes that we go through in South Louisiana and especially during cold and flu season, it always a good idea to keep up with keeping yourself healthy. Here are few of my self help tips to stray away from what I call 'the crud.'