Health Topics: Flu
The difference between H1N1 and seasonal flu and what you can expect. Discussed by: Roberta L. DeBiasi, MD
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Most parents are well aware of the signs of the influenza virus or flu virus
As the 2015-16 flu season draws near, Lauren Martin, MD, a pediatrician with Children's Pediatricians & Associates Foggy Bottom/Capitol Hill, answers frequently asked questions that parents may have about the flu vaccine.
This is part two in a series on old wives’ tales on colds and flu. Ivor Horn, MD, MPH, is a general pediatrician at Children's National Health System.
According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, the common cold is the reason for nearly 22 million school absences each year. Additionally, about 40 percent of children between the ages of 5 and 17, missed three or more school days this past year because of illness or injury.