Is it Cold or Flu?

Learn How to Tell the Difference Between the Cold and Flu It’s that time of year when children become more susceptible to getting sick. But how can you tell if your child has a cold or the flu? Both are due to infections that contaminate the respiratory tract....

Warning – Its Flu Season Atlanta

Let’s talk about some basic ways you can avoid the flu this season. Here are some facts from the CDC: The Flu Is Contagious Most healthy adults may be able to infect other people beginning one day before symptoms develop and up to 5 to 7 days after becoming sick....

More Flu Prevention Tips

Annual outbreaks of seasonal flu typically occur in Marietta and Cobb County during the fall and through the spring. Knowing how to identify flu symptoms and prevent the virus will help you protect your family from getting the flu. Here are just a few flu prevention...

Take Precautions Against the Flu in Georgia

Some simple precautions can help you and your family avoid the flu in Georgia this year. Because The Flu Is Very Contagious Because the flu is contagious, people can pass the flu bug around before they even show symptoms of the flu. That means that you may be able to...

Avoid the Flu in Georgia 2017

As depicted on the flu map at everydayHealth.com, the flu in Georgia 2017 ranges from moderate to severe. In fact, currently in Cobb County, the flu forecast is severe, meaning the risk of flu is elevated to very elevated. With that in mind, this is a good time to...