Posts Tagged: flu

When to Call in Sick

It can be hard in the morning deciding if your congestion will clear up after a dose of over-the-counter medicine or last the whole day, making you miserable at work. It is officially flu season, and with the number of people we come in contact with every day, staying healthy is not only important for… Read more »

National Influenza Vaccination Week: December 8-14, 2013

Have you gotten your flu vaccine yet? National Influenza Vaccination Week was established to raise awareness about the benefits of being vaccinated for the flu each year and encourage people to get their flu shots! According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) peak flu season is usually in February each year, so… Read more »

What You Need to Know About the Flu

It’s that time of year again. Flu season has become an expected milestone on the calendar, but each year brings new risks in the constant fight against this illness. Here are some facts about influenza from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) that you might be surprised to find out.