Cold, Flu & Cough News and Research

Latest Cold, Flu & Cough News and Research

Stress might actually be beneficial to health

Stress might actually be beneficial to health

Asthmatics naturally deficient in antiviral immunity

Asthmatics naturally deficient in antiviral immunity

Three additional cases of H5N1 avian influenza in Vietnam

Three additional cases of H5N1 avian influenza in Vietnam

Pneumonia jab now available for over 65s in UK

Pneumonia jab now available for over 65s in UK

International commitment to reduce maternal and child deaths by 2015 will not be met

International commitment to reduce maternal and child deaths by 2015 will not be met

Parents fail to set the rules on smoking

Parents fail to set the rules on smoking

Much more money needed to tackle flu virus

Much more money needed to tackle flu virus

Obesity may hinder body's ability to control influenza infection

Obesity may hinder body's ability to control influenza infection

Scientists find how pneumonia bacteria get sugar boost to survive

Scientists find how pneumonia bacteria get sugar boost to survive

Rabies, HIV, cancer and malaria could all be prevented with pills in the future

Rabies, HIV, cancer and malaria could all be prevented with pills in the future

Study finds direct link between use of alcohol hand gel and reduction in hospital infections

Study finds direct link between use of alcohol hand gel and reduction in hospital infections

Meth abuse and curbs on cold medicines

Meth abuse and curbs on cold medicines

Tarvacin shows significant anti-viral activity

Tarvacin shows significant anti-viral activity

$2.6 million complaint filed against Illinois by British Ecosse Hospital Products

$2.6 million complaint filed against Illinois by British Ecosse Hospital Products

New once a day asthma treatment approved by FDA

New once a day asthma treatment approved by FDA

U.S. website allows consumers to shop around

U.S. website allows consumers to shop around

HHS awards $97 million contract to Sanofi Pasteur to speed the production process for new influenza vaccines

HHS awards $97 million contract to Sanofi Pasteur to speed the production process for new influenza vaccines

Stress may enhance the body's ability to fight the flu

Stress may enhance the body's ability to fight the flu

Asthma patients' immune systems respond differently with allergies

Asthma patients' immune systems respond differently with allergies

Community MRSA is re-emergence of 1950's pandemic

Community MRSA is re-emergence of 1950's pandemic