Feature story: Beating the flu bug Other Topics, posted by Editor, The Almanac Online, on Feb 10, 2013 at 10:51 pm
It was a terrifying way to start the new year. Feeling wiped out and congested, Menlo Park resident Candace Peterson took to her bed, wondering if she had a cold or the flu. A few days later, when she woke up she couldn't breathe.
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Posted by JamesGreen, a resident of the Menlo Park: Linfield Oaks neighborhood, on Feb 10, 2013 at 10:51 pm
Actually, The CDC's latest report from the first week in February (released this past Friday) showed California's activity to be "moderate", down from "high" the previous 2 weeks. Not only did California show a decrease, but most of the country (including many other states in the west) did as well.
Posted by Susan Horstmeyer, a resident of another community, on Feb 14, 2013 at 1:50 pm
In addition to a flu shot and hand washing, a strong immune system can make a tremendous difference in your body's ability to fight diseases. Nutrition, exercise and attitude have a significant impact on your immune system's ability to fight sickness. Treat your body well and you will enjoy the benefits! [Portion removed; don't use this forum to promote other websites and businesses.]