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  1. the hard part
    Finding Joy for My Kids in the ApocalypseEven when I want to scream into the abyss until my voice runs out.
  2. i hate it here
    What Fresh Hell Is ‘Flurona’?Someone in Israel tested positive for COVID-19 and the flu … at the same time. Welcome to 2022.
  3. flu season
    FDA Warns Purell to Stop Claiming It Can Prevent the FluHand-sanitizer use is an ineffective way to deal with flu season.
  4. flu season
    7 Things You Should Know About Treating the FluWhy it’s not a good idea to “starve a fever.”
  5. flu season
    Are You Secretly Making Your Cold Worse?A doctor says people with colds make two common mistakes.
  6. science of us
    Everything to Know About the Flu This YearAll the latest information about this year’s flu season.
  7. science of us
    What to Know About Influenza B, the ‘Second Wave’ of Flu SeasonWe’re not out of the woods just yet.
  8. science of us
    Should I Still Be Worried About the Flu?An expert explains what’s going on with this year’s brutal flu strain.
  9. science of us
    How to Tell If You Have the Flu or Just a ColdA guide to figuring out the source of your sniffly, snot-nosed misery.
  10. science of us
    So, How Contagious Is This Year’s Flu?An expert explains how contagious the virus is — and how long it lasts in a person’s system.
  11. science of us
    How One Person Lost Both Feet and 9 Fingers to the FluBrian Herndon of Texas went into septic shock after being diagnosed with the flu and pneumonia.
  12. science of us
    So Hey, How Worried Should I Be About the Flu?Why this season is so severe, and a plea to get a flu shot if you haven’t already.
  13. science
    Man Accused of Exaggerating Flu Symptoms Says ‘Man Flu’ Is RealA Canadian researcher says men’s immune systems may be naturally weaker.
  14. drugstore doctor
    Does Taking Echinacea Really Work?Looking at the benefits of everyone’s favorite cold-buster.