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How long does a flu test take—and can you trust the results?

How accurate is a flu test?

There are different types of flu tests, but one kind is very accurate
Rotavirus vs. norovirus vs. stomach flu: Compare causes, symptoms, treatments & more

Rotavirus vs. norovirus vs. stomach flu: Compare causes, symptom...

Rotavirus and norovirus are two causes of viral gastroenteritis, sometimes called 'stomach flu'
Can you get the flu from the flu shot?

Can you get the flu from the flu shot?

The short answer is no—but there are some side effects to be aware of
Do masks prevent cold and flu viruses?

Do masks prevent cold and flu viruses?

The short answer is the precautions you’ve been taking against COVID-19 can also help with fall illnesses
6 common superstitions about your health—debunked!

6 common superstitions about your health—debunked!

You’ve probably heard these health adages for years, but some ring more true than others
When to keep your child home sick from school

When to keep your child home sick

These illnesses require a day off from school to help kids recover—and avoid spreading germs
What happens when you mix Eliquis and alcohol?

Is it safe to drink with Eliquis?

A drink (or two) doesn’t interact with this Rx, but there are other risks to consider
Was a mystery illness discovered on TikTok—or is it the common cold?

Mystery illness or the common cold?

After a year of masking and social distancing, symptoms like sneezing, sore throat, and runny nose mystified TikTok
5 types of headaches—and how to treat them

5 common types of headaches

Each variety of head pain has a slightly different treatment regimen
Why does your arm hurt after vaccination?

Why does my arm hurt after a shot?

Immunizations can cause soreness where you got the shot, and most of the time that’s normal
Can you get a headache from treating your headache? Medication overuse explained

What is a medication overuse headache?

If you regularly reach for Tylenol or prescription pain medication, your head pain can rebound when it wears off