82018Feb
Flu Season Is Here: What You Need to Know

Flu Season Is Here: What You Need to Know

The flu vaccine helps individuals protect themselves and others against flu symptoms. It is designed to help people reduce their risk of catching the flu or minimizing their symptoms if they do contract the flu. Not getting sick entirely, or having fewer days of symptoms means fewer doctors’ visits, missed days of work or school,…

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42017Aug
Candidiasis: Often Overlooked, This Chronic, Low-Grade Fungal Infection Is Pervasive Among Americans

Candidiasis: Often Overlooked, This Chronic, Low-Grade Fungal Infection Is Pervasive Among Americans

Candida albicans is a common fungus (yeast) found to inhabit the intestines, mouth, throat, and skin. While once presumed to be relatively harmless, Candida is now being considered a significant health concern, even in people with strong immune systems. Not only does Candida affect the superficial (topical) layers of the skin, but research shows that it can…

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