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The Power of a Sneeze

December 18, 2019

Eight feet away and up to 100 miles per hour—that’s the potential germ spreading power of a sneeze. You might be getting sick, already sick, or just carrying cold or flu, but it’s important to slow and stop the spread of germs this cold and flu season. And when people cough and sneeze around you—make […]

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Coughing? Suck On This

January 16, 2019

There’s something that scientists think is better for your cough than cough medicine, and it’s both natural and delicious. Sucking on chocolate is reported by study participants to do a better job of eliminating coughing. If you have a cough, a nice piece of dark chocolate may be a good first step, but don’t forget […]

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There’s more than just cold and flu going around this season. RSV and other viruses may cause slightly different symptoms, especially for those with weakened immune systems. A lingering cough can just be a normal part of RSV, or it could be something else (and certainly, a risk for infection). If you’re struggling with a […]

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Flu is Ramping Up

December 3, 2018

It’s not widespread yet, but there are small flu outbreaks all across the country. As flu continues to ramp up this month (especially with increasing holiday travel), make sure you’re prepared. In addition to frequent hand washing, support your immune system with colloidal silver. Coughing, sneezing, aches, fever, and a quick onset of symptoms indicates […]

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A new study has found that prescribing antibiotics for a cough may do more harm than good. Antibiotics don’t speed recovery from a cough. Coughs clear up in a couple of weeks and can be soothed with natural support, like the traditional hot cup of water or tea with honey (and lemon or ginger may […]

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