Tagged With Illness

Brain-eating amoebas are thriving in US rivers and lakes. The problem is getting worse every year.


The bubonic plague is not as rare as you think, with about 7 cases in the US every year and traces found on the New York subway


A rare case of brain-eating amoeba has been confirmed in Florida. Officials are telling residents to take precautions with tap water and to swim with nose clips.



Asymptomatic means you have an illness without symptoms — but you may still be contagious


9 ways to protect yourself from the novel coronavirus if you're still working in an open office


6 American jobs most at risk of coronavirus exposure



The common cold in babies: How to treat it and when to see a doctor


Yes, you can still get the flu after a flu shot


When is flu season and why there is a flu season in the first place


The flu is highly contagious, especially in the first 4 days


The flu shot is 46% effective for this year's 2020 flu season


Can you sweat out a cold? No, it could actually make you more sick



Eat foods high in vitamin C, zinc, and magnesium when you have a cold


You can get a flu shot while pregnant to protect you and your baby


How to get rid of a runny nose from both allergies and illness


A woman says a Dominican Republic resort pushed her to sign an NDA after she became severely sick at the hotel



The Dominican Republic resort where tourists have been dying has a long history of vacationers contracting serious illnesses


13 teenagers were taken to a hospital after getting sick on an American Airlines flight to Boston


Being in love could prevent women getting a cold, according to new research


More than 270 people are sick with norovirus on a Royal Caribbean cruise ship