Expert Tips: Protect Your Family During Flu Season


Keep you and your family healthy this season! Last flu season, media reported that the U.S. Center for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) confirmed the seasonal flu had spread throughout the country and reached high levels. Don't let your family become part of that statistic.

The RN Remedies nurse bloggers share expert tips to help keep your family healthy during the flu season.

Prevent the Flu

Getting the Flu (Influenza) Vaccine: Why It's Important by Cheryl Franco

Why Immunizations Matter by Nicole Freedman

Protect Your Immune System: Eat Right and Reduce Stress by Tere Jones

Whistle While You Wash: Proper Hand Washing Technique by Cheryl Franco

Cold and Flu Season: Keep Your Family Healthy by Tere Jones

Signs, Symptoms and Treatment of Pneumonia by Nicole Freedman

Pneumonia Prevention and How to Care for your Child by Nicole Freedman

A Primer on Meningitis by Megan Summers

Preparing Your Child for Shots

Tips to Keep Your Kids Calm While Getting Shots by Cheryl Franco

Ouch! Prepare Your Child for Shots by Cheryl Franco

Medication and Fevers

Don't Sweat it: Treating a Child's Fever Explained by Gloria Verret

Treating a Child's Fever - Common Treatments Exposed by Gloria Verret

How to Keep Your Child Safe from Pills and Medicine Bottles by Rachel Blackburn

Medication and Breastfeeding: What You Need to Know by Jennifer Buchanan

What About Germs?

Germs: The Good, the Bad and the Useful by Gloria Verret