Senior > Plan

When the Flu Requires Medical Attention

One year ago   |   By Active Beat

Each and every one of us has had the flu at some point in our lives. The sniffles, a nagging cough, sore throat, and fever may send you to bed for a few days, but have you ever wondered when it's time to seek the help of a doctor or walk in clinic, or if your symptoms require a trip to the emergency room ?
Depending on your age and health, flu symptoms can gradually escalate and even be dangerous to your health. Here's how to know when your illness requires professional medical attention...
1. Progressive Illnesses
According to the journal Mayo Clinic Proceedings , we often categorize our...
Read more ...

 


Search by Tags

   Plan      Flu      Children's Health News      Men's Health News      Senior's Health News      Women      Your Health      Flu and diabetes      Flu and heart disease      Flu emergency attention      Flu ER visit      Flu in children      Flu in the elderly      Flu symptoms      Sepsis symptoms      Septic shock      Slideshow      Top 10  


Just How Effective Is PSA Screening?

Just How Effective Is PSA Screening?

NEW ORLEANS - Prostate cancer screening with prostate-specific antigen blood testing appears to have a more favorable benefit-to-harm trade-off than originally estimated... Read more ...

Plant-based diet may lower prostate cancer risk, lead to favorable outcomes

Plant-based diet may lower prostate cancer risk, lead to favorable outcomes

A systematic review of 31 studies showed favorable results supporting the incorporation of a plant-based diet for men at risk for or diagnosed with prostate cancer. The... Read more ...