8 Flu Prevention Tips: Surviving Flu Season

While there’s no way to guarantee complete immunity against the flu, these practical flu prevention tips could be your saving grace until spring. 1. GET YOUR FLU SHOT Each year, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention works to prepare the appropriate flu vaccination based on the strands of the virus that are expected to […]

Antibiotics can save a life, but only if used properly

FRANKLIN, Tenn.—Antibiotics are life-saving medications. They can help us recover from some major sicknesses. However, they are not a “cure-all” and, sometimes, taking them can potentially make you sicker. That’s why healthcare professionals say everyone needs be aware of these basic facts.   NOT ALL INFECTIONS NEED ANTIBIOTICS Antibiotics only attack bacterial infections, like whooping […]