December 18, 2017

Cold versus flu versus H1N1


There’s a lot of talk of stronger strains and H1N1 this year. Take a look at the chart below for the differences between a cold, seasonal flu and H1N1.

Those Hives Could be an Allergy to…Cold?

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Though rare, cold uritcaria is a very real condition.  Those afflicted may break out in hives and it’s even suggested they carry an epi-pen, just like many children with food allergies do.  Read more, including one Minnesota boy’s story here.