Here at The Alkalol Company, we are obsessed with everything that happens in the world of sinus health. We monitor the latest cold, flu, and allergy news. We pay close attention to breakthrough treatments and medicines. And, of course, we’re always searching for the best health tips and natural remedies.
Since 1896, we’ve had a passion for sinus health and now we’d like to share it with you! So every Friday, we’re going to try to boost your sinus health knowledge with news items, articles, tips, and remedies that caught the attention of The Alkalol Company staff throughout the week.
Here’s the fourth edition of This Week in Sinus Health!
1. Flu Season Starting To Slow:
Flu activity is beginning to ebb across the U.S. with 29 states reporting widespread disease activity, according to the Centers For Disease Control and Prevention. That’s a decrease from the 38 states that reported widespread activity last week. But the CDC warns, “influenza activity remains elevated nationally” and says “flu activity is likely to continue for several more weeks.”
2. How To Handle Colds And Flu At Work:
If you’ve got the sniffles, US News & World Report says it’s important to give some thought to your office mates. Here are seven tips to consider when you’re sick but don’t want to miss work.
3. Would You Get Infected With The Flu For $3,000?
The Boston Globe’s “Daily Dose” health blog had a great article recently on researchers at the National Institutes of Health who are recruiting 100 volunteers to get their noses swabbed with the flu virus for the sake of science … and $3,000 in cold, hard cash.
4. Foods To Fight The Flu And Stress:
The Daily Beast’s “Tech + Health” blog says: “Sometimes the best medicine can be found at the end of a fork” and offers up six healthy foods that promise to beat the flu, fight stress, and help you feel more energized.
5. Easy Immune Boosters For Cold And Flu Season:
Sick and tired of getting sick and tired every time a cold or flu bug rolls through? Want to improve your well-being and energy levels? CNN Health has 11 tips to boost your immunity quickly and easily for cold and flu season.
Thanks for reading and have a healthy weekend!
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