What is the flu? | Infectious diseases | Health & Medicine | Khan Academy

– [Voiceover] So if you’re watching this video, I’m pretty sure that at some point in your life, or in the lives of someone you know, that you’ve had the flu. Almost everybody is pretty familiar with how awful it feels to get sick with the flu. And when people talk about the flu, they kinda talk about […]

Amazing Home Remedy Cure for the Common Cold – Pirate Lifestyle TV ™ Quickie 113

I discovered the best cure for the common cold? Ahoy, I’m Capt Rob Lee and welcome to Pirate Lifestyle! Arrrrr. hehehe You may have noticed, I hope you noticed, it has been a while since I uploaded a video. Let me share why. You see, back in the end of January, with the bitter winter cold, it was […]

Viruses (Updated)

Subtitles on! Click CC at bottom right to turn off. You can find us on Twitter (@AmoebaSisters) and Facebook! Chances are, in your life, you’ve had the common cold before. It can cause sneezing and coughing and just makes you feel awful. The worst thing about the common cold is that you can take medications to help with […]

Antibiotic Awareness: Antibiotics are not always the answer

According to the Centers for Disease Control up to half of all antibiotic prescriptions are either unnecessary or ineffective. Hi, I’m Dr. Wendy Sue Swanson and in partnership with the Washington State Department of Health, I’m here to talk to you today about antibiotic usage and antibiotic resistance. It’s a growing problem in the United States and across […]

The Cure for Depression?

Is there a cure for major depressive disorder? I’ve been combating this cold or allergy for a couple of days now, and it’s gotten me thinking: there are so many remedies for the common cold, but why do people keep getting it? Anti allergy meds, decongestants, antibiotics, vitamins and yet, no effective way to never have a cold […]

Treating Your Baby’s Cold: Nasal Saline & Suction – Boys Town Pediatrics

Babies are obligate nasal breathers. They basically have to breathe through their nose when they eat and when they sleep. So when they get a cold, they have lots of nasal congestion and they have a hard time eating and sleeping, which is what they do most of the day. Our mainstay of treatment for the common cold […]