How to handle stress

...Rosch, president of the nonprofit American Institute of Stress. "There's no question that the incidence and severity of flus and colds is directly related to stress levels." Studies have repeatedly linked common illnesses with groups experiencing stress...

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Jason Day hopeful of defending title at Torrey Pines

...to get to the first tee.The 28-year-old Australian pulled out of the pro-am Wednesday at Torrey Pines because of the flu. Still to be determined was whether he was fit enough to play.Day said Torrey Pines is special to him because he came here...

Flu already hits Georgia, South Carolina in 2015

...Carolina has already seen four deaths from the flu this season and Georgia is leading the country with a low level of flu activity, officials said Tuesday. While...too early to say if this will be a severe flu season, getting vaccinated now against...

CDC reports more health care workers getting flu shots

...made slight gains in getting their shots last flu season but still only about half of pregnant...the number of health care workers who get the flu vaccine increased from 75.2 percent in the 2013-14 flu season to 77.3 percent last season. That...

Midwest dogs facing canine flu outbreak; owners urged to limit pets' contact with other dogs

MADISON, Wis. - A canine flu outbreak has sickened many dogs in the...neither canine strain is related to bird flu or is contagious to humans, but the H3N2...we're taking is, just like the human flu, everyone has to take the precaution for...

Hormel says bird flu outbreak will hurt turkey sales

...turkey this year because of a spreading bird flu outbreak.So far the virus has been found...be in order to stem the spread of avian flu. Most of the birds were in Minnesota...the highly contagious H5N2 strain of avian flu has been confirmed at 19 farms that are...

Dog flu reported in Georgia

ATHENS, Ga. -- The University of Georgia Veterinary Diagnostic Lab confirmed this week the strain of canine flu infecting thousands of dogs in the Midwest has reached Georgia. A strain of the virus -- H3N2 -- was detected in a dog from...

Henrik Stenson ready to play after case of flu

...probably wouldn't be in Augusta. But after being sick with the flu a week ago, Stenson on Tuesday sounded healthy and ready to...70 only once in 30 rounds at Augusta.Despite coming off the flu and not finishing better than a tie for 14th at the Masters last...

University Hospital will prepare overflow areas

...its Heart and Vascular Institute. The floor will then be able to handle overflow during the busy winter season, when colds, flus and other seasonal illnesses drive up admissions, said Kyle Howell, the vice president of support and facilities services...

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Pneumonia: Battling the season

...North Augusta had a double -- a flu shot and a pneumonia shot...back. In the season of colds, flus and worse, prevention is the...vaccination as well. Getting the flu or a bad chest cold can set you...Many people think they have the flu or pneumonia when it is just...

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