Archives for Infections


Back-to-School Infections

The Question: Do children experience more upper respiratory infections (URIs, or colds) when school starts? The Study: Researchers in Israel analyzed the weekly rates of URI among children four...
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Steroids for Ear Infections

Otitis media with effusion is the type of ear infection with an abnormal fluid accumulation behind the eardrum. Some doctors believe that lessening the fluid speeds up the resolution...
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