No Talking While Driving?

FRIDAY, March 9, 2018 (HealthDay News) –Talking while driving — whether on a cellphone or simply conversing with a passenger — undermines road safety, a new review claims. Drivers who talk, the researchers found, are less safe than drivers who stay quiet. “It is a common misconception that tasks that allow drivers to keep their…

Nasty Flu Season Easing Up

FRIDAY, March 9, 2018 (HealthDay News) — A brutal flu season looks to be on the wane in the United States, with the latest government data showing that doctor visits are still dropping and less severe strains of the flu are starting to dominate. But hospitalizations for the flu are still rising, as are pediatric…

Timely Tips for Sick-Free Travel

THURSDAY, March 8, 2018 (HealthDay News) — If traveling is in your near future, there are a number of things you can do to keep from getting sick and spoiling your trip. “We are having a bad cold and flu season, so it is really important to remember to practice good general health hygiene so…