The hot and humid climate is slowly becoming warm with snippets of the breeze and as September is said to be the start of the six-month Seasonal Influenza (simple flu), a consultant paediatrician has sent across reminders on how not to be down with it.
At a recent COVID-19 vaccination clinic, a woman about to get her shot asked the nurse, “Are we going to have to do this every year?” “We don’t know yet,” the nurse answered. She was right. The vaccines are too new to determine things like how long
The deal will give Sanofi exclusive US over-the-counter (OTC) rights to Tamiflu, which is used for the prevention and treatment of flu.
A paediatrician-neonatologist in Dubai has reiterated the call of a senior Dubai Health Authority (DHA) official regarding panic amidst the worrisome situation brought about by the global pandemic, Coronavirus 2019 (COVID19).
For some, encountering dust mites leads to itchiness, a runny nose and sneezing, while others remain unaffected. New research examines why this is the case to treat causes of allergies and asthma, which can be aggravated by allergic reactions.
From November to around April or May we relish the new season in the Emirates. The rains, the cloudy skies and the cool breeze, all lend themselves to a perfect environment
There are many ways people attempt to fight colds, but a new study indicates that taking zinc lozenges may not help you get rid of them sooner.
Histories about game-changing women have begun emerging in recent years, filling gaps with narratives that enhance what we know about momentous events in the 20th century — from two world wars to the civil rights era.
Preventable measures include covering the mouth when sneezing or coughing to reduce the spread of flu viruses, regular hand washing with water and soap, and sanitation, as well as cleaning and disinfecting surfaces and objects that may be contaminated with germs that cause flu.