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Archive for the ‘Illnesses’ Category

Why Do I Keep Getting Upper Respiratory Infections?

Coughing, wheezing, and sneezing: a familiar sound in the Philadelphia region during the fall and winter months. Why? [...]
November Blog illness

How to Prevent Sinus Infections

Days of sneezing, coughing, and nasal congestion from a cold can make anyone miserable. But are your symptoms from a [...]

Can COVID-19 Turn Into Bronchitis?

When temperatures drop and cold and flu season begins, it’s common to see a rise in COVID-19 cases. The symptoms of [...]
Can you get the flu twice?

Can You Get the Flu Twice?

No one wants to get the flu, much less get it twice in the same season. There are few illnesses that are more [...]

Why Do I Keep Getting Strep Throat?

Strep throat is one of those illnesses that can strike again and again, leaving you with a painful sore throat, fever, [...]

How Do You Catch Mono?

Often called the “kissing disease,” the virus that causes mononucleosis (mono for short) is spread through an [...]

5 Surprising Things Dehydration Can Cause

Being dehydrated goes far beyond thirst. Every system in your body relies on the amount of water you consume, from [...]

4 Things to Avoid When You Have a UTI

When temperatures rise, so do your chances of getting a urinary tract infection. UTIs are more common in the summer [...]

Ear Pain? It Could Be Allergies

Spring has arrived, and with it comes allergy season. If you have allergies, you’re probably all too familiar with [...]

How to Overcome Your Dust or Dust Mite Allergy

The start of spring isn’t just about warmer days and flowers in bloom. It’s also time for spring cleaning, which [...]