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Dear Doctor: I’m hearing that vitamin D can reduce the risk of colds and flu – and that more foods should be fortified with it. What’s the evidence for that? As a doctor, I’ll confess I’m skeptical about such a broad [...]
Dear Doctor: If I received the flu shot in September, am I still protected from the flu in March? That's a very good question – and the answer depends, in part, on your current health. The flu season normally [...]
Part of ensuring you have a great summer vacation is staying healthy during your trips. Follow these three wellness tips to keep illness at bay during your travels. Update your vaccines: Ask your doctor if your vaccinations are up-to-date for the following: Diphtheria, tetanus, pertussis (DTaP) [...]