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Doctor Approved Tips for Cold and Flu During the Holidays

Sascha de Gersdorff from "Women's Health" Magazine joins The Better Show to give some helpful doctor approved tips during the holidays.

Why Summer Colds Are Worse

Learn why the dreaded summer cold might be worse than its cold weather cousin.

Why Going to Work Sick Is a Bad Idea

Going to work sick may seem like a sign of dedication to your job, but it could make you less productive in the long run and harm your coworkers. Find out why.

One Click Clinic: Commonly Asked Cold and Flu Questions

Dr. Ricky Gondhia answers some of the most commonly asked questions about cold and flu, like the main difference between the cold and the flu. He also discusses symptoms of each and treatments.

Uncommon Tips to Prevent Cold and Flu

The key to fighting off the cold and flu is to act fast! We have some uncommon tips to help keep you healthy this season

Tamiflu and Relenza May Shorten the Flu by Half a Day

Join the discussion with Steven Sussman, Ph.D, Child & adolescent psychologist, about the effectiveness of the Tamiflu and Relenza drugs.

Top 3 Things to Avoid If You Want to Keep Cold and Flu at Bay

The cold and flu season is in full force! We're already armed with our flu shot, Lysol and anti-bacterial soap. But it may surprise you that the three top spots where germs hide are on things we use every single day

Natural Cold Remedies from Around the World

Registered dietitian Heidi Diller rounds up natural cold remedies for adults and kids from around the world.

Researchers Find New Ways to Eliminate the Flu

Imagine a day when we no longer have to battle the flu each year. It could be coming thanks to researchers from Brigham Young University.

Are Meds Making Flu Worse?

In a The Doctors' Special Report, find out how taking fever-reducing drugs may increase your risk of spreading the flu. Plus, learn the signs that your child's fever may be serious.

Treating a Runny Nose

Runny nose? Learn how to avoid a telltale red nose when treating nasal discharge.

How the Flu Can Kill You

A young woman developed complications from H1N1, which led to her admission into the hospital.

Preventing and Treating the Common Cold

Hand washing, zinc supplements, probiotics what's the most effective way to lower your risk of the common cold?

How to Get Rid of Your Cold Naturally

Winter is set to start and so is the cold and flu season. Drugs can help you ease the symptoms, but they can be costly and bring unwanted side effects. Try our natural remedies to help you beat a cold this season.

Protecting Against H1N1 Infection

Hear how a new strain of the H1N1 virus quickly claimed the life of a 62-year-old woman. Plus, The Doctors separate fact from fiction regarding the flu vaccine.

Resurgence of Swine Flu

The Doctors discuss a deadly new strain of the H1N1 virus that's been infecting people of all ages.

Flu Proofing Your Home with Jill Simonian

With cold & flu season bearing down on us, "Fab Mom" Jill Simonian offers up some simple tips for flu-proof your home! From effective hand washing habits to disinfecting tips, Jill shares the foolproof ways to protect you and your family. And, Jill reveals some of the common areas that attract the most germs.

Best Ways to Recover from Winter Illnesses

Rachel McNeill reports on the best ways to recover from winter illnesses quickly and how to avoid them altogether.

How to Avoid Catching the Flu

Dr. Jack Ross, chief of infectious diseases at Hartford Hospital, talks about what you can do to prevent catching the flu.

Is the Flu Shot More Effective for Women Than for Men?

Women are better protected by flu shot than men, study finds. Is testosterone the reason?

Must Know Facts About the Flu

How's your flu IQ? A new survey from the National Foundation of Infectious Diseases finds many people are confused about when they're contagious, when to seek a doctor's help, and what medications are available to help them feel better.

A Pharmacist's Guide to Cold and Cough Season

Michael White, professor and department head from the University of Connecticut School of Pharmacy, talks about cough and cold medications.

Affluenza Sentencing Continues To Stir Controversy

INSIDE EDITION spoke with Jane Velez-Mitchell to get her thoughts on the Ethan Couch DWI sentencing and whether or not his parents should be investigated.

What to Eat When You Have a Cold

The start of cold and flu season means people are reaching for old wives tales as well as a box of tissues. What foods should you eat when you have a cold? Heidi Mitchell discusses on Lunch Break.

Do-It-Yourself Cold Remedies: What Really Works?

In their latest quest to conquer all things DIY, Caitlyn and Caroline try at-home cold remedies. This time of year especially, people will go to any extreme to stay healthy. Caitlyn tries remedies for her cold while Caroline takes some precautions.

C&C Try: Homemade Cold Remedies

In their latest quest to conquer all things DIY, Caitlyn and Caroline try at-home cold remedies. This time of year especially, people will go to any extreme to stay healthy. Caitlyn tries remedies for her cold while Caroline takes some precautions.

Frightening Flu Facts

The Doctors are joined by Dr. Joseph Bresee, chief of the epidemiology and prevention branch at the CDC Influenza Division, who describes how a healthy person could potentially die from the flu virus.

Exercise to Make Your Flu Shot Last Longer

Getting a flu shot this year? Great! In this video, fitness expert Mike Clark, DPT, reveals how cardio exercise bolsters your immune system to make that flu shot last longer.

What Is Pyrexia?

Test your health knowledge. Define "pyrexia."

Doctor: Natural Ways to Fight Off the Flu

Doctor Emily Lesnak, from the Bastyr Center for Natural Health, explains some natural remedies for preventing and treating flu symptoms.