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Allergies, Colds, Flu And COVID-19: How To Best Prep For Fall's 'Sick Season'

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Is that sneezing or coughing fit a sign of allergies, a cold, the flu or COVID-19? If you also have a fever — a temperature above 100.4 degrees Fahrenheit or higher — those symptoms probably signal infection and not just allergies acting up. (Wait 30 minutes after eating or drinking to get an accurate measurement.)

Coughs, sore throats and runny noses are common in fall and winter, and they rarely signal dire disease. But with COVID-19 a threat this year and flu an annual hazard, here's what you need to know.

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High blood pressure is out of control in America

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The American Heart Association provides tips for blood pressure management















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Should You Schedule a Mammogram Screening During COVID?

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Doctors say the risk of undiagnosed breast cancer trumps that of COVID-19 ... For almost 20 years, Karen Syring never missed her annual mammogram. ... A longtime public-school teacher, Syring usual...
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Here's the Difference Between Flexibility and Mobility – and Why It Matters

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Experts explain why you need more than stretching to stay mobile.
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How Flu Shots Can Help in the Fight Against Covid-19

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Experts worry that the two diseases could overwhelm the health care system and create a new shortage of hospital beds and personal protective equipment.
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You might want to rethink using a stability ball as your desk chair

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Sitting on this unstable surface won’t strengthen your core or torch calories.





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