While the bird flu (a.k.a. avian flu) hype has quieted a bit (more specifics here), it's important for those in the green movement to remember the environmental factors that play a role. Learn more about bird flu.
If you've never received a flu shot you could be at risk of catching symptoms of the flu. Check out facts, tips, and preventative information about the cold and flu. See more »
You may think that avian flu is limited to one corner of the world and has little significance for your well-being. Consider this: A different avian flu strain once resulted in one of the worst epidemics the world has ever seen. Scientists believe the current bird flu strain is one step away from recreating such a catastrophe. Take this quiz and learn about this vicious and deadly flu strain. See more »
To get or not to get the flu shot? Even if you are healthy as a horse, you may still be strongly encouraged to get the flu shot. There are also a variety of health related reasons why someone should get a flu vaccination. Take this quiz and learn all about protecting you and your family from the flu. See more »
You've heard it before – stuff a cold and starve a fever – but is this sound medical advice? Where did this bizarre treatment method come from anyway and what really happens to your body when you starve a fever? Take this quiz and learn about the effects of starving a fever. See more »
The best way to prevent seasonal flu is by getting a seasonal flu vaccination each year. Check out facts, tips, and preventative information about the cold and flu. See more »