Cold, Flu & Cough News and Research

Latest Cold, Flu & Cough News and Research

Streptococcus bacteria uses sword and shield to fight white blood cells

Streptococcus bacteria uses sword and shield to fight white blood cells

New computer program helps health departments halt outbreaks

New computer program helps health departments halt outbreaks

Global health is recurrently being threatened by new and re-emerging infectious diseases

Global health is recurrently being threatened by new and re-emerging infectious diseases

Genome researchers to look at 1918 Spanish flu

Genome researchers to look at 1918 Spanish flu

Increase in cases of pertussis (whooping cough) in Indiana

Increase in cases of pertussis (whooping cough) in Indiana

29 percent of California women mistakenly believe a cold or flu should be treated with an antibiotic

29 percent of California women mistakenly believe a cold or flu should be treated with an antibiotic

A new lipid-based nasal ointment effective at reducing symptoms of allergic rhinitis

A new lipid-based nasal ointment effective at reducing symptoms of allergic rhinitis

Microdebrider better than CO2 laser for removal of most pediatric airway lesions

Microdebrider better than CO2 laser for removal of most pediatric airway lesions

Significant relationships between laryngopharyngeal reflux and upper airway sensory impairment

Significant relationships between laryngopharyngeal reflux and upper airway sensory impairment

Poverty not linked to winter deaths in elderly

Poverty not linked to winter deaths in elderly

One-third to buy cheaper Canadian drugs, 100 million find insurance coverage cut or costlier

One-third to buy cheaper Canadian drugs, 100 million find insurance coverage cut or costlier

WHO calls for effective partnerships to tackle zoonoses

WHO calls for effective partnerships to tackle zoonoses

New diagnostic tests for bird flu

New diagnostic tests for bird flu

WHO calls enhanced preparedness for SARS and avian influenza

WHO calls enhanced preparedness for SARS and avian influenza

One in five veterans of the Korean War still affected by their experiences

One in five veterans of the Korean War still affected by their experiences

Growing global threat from avian influenza

Growing global threat from avian influenza

Yentreve available in Europe for treatment of stress urinary incontinence

Yentreve available in Europe for treatment of stress urinary incontinence

Inhaled nitrite spray may help babies diagnosed with persistent pulmonary hypertension of the newborn

Inhaled nitrite spray may help babies diagnosed with persistent pulmonary hypertension of the newborn

Botox injections to treat children with cerebral palsy

Botox injections to treat children with cerebral palsy

Patients who experience medical or neurological complications following stroke are at a greater risk of dying in the hospital

Patients who experience medical or neurological complications following stroke are at a greater risk of dying in the hospital