At the start of the
school year, I ran into a colleague in the elevator. Sam told me he enjoyed his
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The leading national public health institute of the United States – Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) recently released that getting the influenza vaccine (flu shot) reduces a pregnant woman’s risk of hospitalization from flu by an average of 40 percent. 142 more words
Did you know that Vitamin D can help prevent the flu? Neither did I, I recently came across this article about a study conducted in Japan about the “Sunshine Vitamin.” This study found that children aged 6-15 who were given Vitamin D as a part of the clinical trial decreased their likelihood of getting the flu by 50%. 59 more words
Last year the flu hit Texas Wesleyan hard, starting in athletics and building up to 52 cases on campus.
Wesleyan had even smaller class sizes, do not enter signs plastered all over buildings, and a rush to get more hand sanitizing stations available around campus as a result. 1,358 more words