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Seniors 18 Aug 2018 | 6:00 AM

Many are vulnerable to serious effects of the flu

High-risk groups, including young children and older adults, are more prone to this vaccine-preventable, highly-contagious respiratory disease.

Health 12 Aug 2018 | 7:10 AM

When the flu leads to a heart attack

The influenza virus can have dangerous effects on our organs, resulting in increased risk of death from heart attacks, stroke and diabetes, among others.

Wellness 13 May 2018 | 7:00 AM

A glass of red wine a day might keep the prostate cancer away

Red wine consumption doesn't increase the risk of prostate cancer according to new research, and in fact could have a protective effect. White wine consumption, however...

Wellness 25 Aug 2017 | 6:01 AM

Your breath may show if you have lung cancer using this new test

There may be a new test that can help detect early-stage lung cancer using a patient's breath.

Wellness 30 Apr 2017 | 5:01 AM

Busting the flu vaccination confusion

Vaccination plays a vital role in controlling vaccine-preventable diseases successfully and cost effectively, including the flu.

Wellness 10 Nov 2016 | 5:03 AM

Protect against pneumococcal infections

Pneumococcal infections are caused by Streptococcus pneumoniae, commonly referred to as pneumococcus.

Wellness 31 Jan 2016 | 7:00 AM

Is flu seasonal?

So you think the flu is seasonal?