Whooping cough vaccine less effective CDC warns

Whooping cough vaccine less effective CDC warns

Let friends in your social network know what you are reading about LinkedIn Pinterest Children less protected by whooping cough vaccine than they once were, CDC warns CDC researchers said the bacteria behind the disease has mutated.

Flu Treatments: What's New and What's for You

Flu Treatments: What's New and What's for You

Yet ''most people who are otherwise healthy and get the flu do not need to be treated with antiviral drugs," the CDC says. If a person is otherwise healthy and wants to start the antiviral treatment more than 48 hours after symptoms began, "I won't prescribe it," Dabby says.

Can hives be a flu warning sign? What to know about unusual symptoms

Can hives be a flu warning sign? What to know about unusual symptoms

But while a rash with a fever is an emergency flu warning sign for children, hives just by themselves aren’t necessarily something to be on the lookout for, an infectious disease specialist said.