Flu Prevention

7 Ways To Flu-Proof Your Home

The Huffington Post Canada | Rebecca Zamon | Posted 12.04.2015 | Canada Living

Your keyboard? Yeah, it needs a good wipe down ASAP.

Should You Avoid Your Doctor's Office in Cold and Flu Season?

Sunnybrook Health Sciences Centre | Posted 03.30.2015 | Canada Living
Sunnybrook Health Sciences Centre

Respiratory viruses can also be spread through droplets. Stand at least 2 metres away from anyone who is coughing or sneezing. That's the distance germ-infected droplets can be propelled in a cough or a sneeze.

Ugh, It's STILL Flu Season? 10 Ways To Not Get Sick

The Huffington Post Canada | Arti Patel | Posted 01.23.2014 | Canada Living

Flu and cold season is still among us and if you've been lucky enough not to catch any viruses, there a few extra things you can do to further protect...

What To Eat To Protect Yourself From Getting Sick

The Huffington Post Canada | Rebecca Zamon | Posted 01.28.2016 | Canada Living

Think just because it's stopped getting dark at 4:30 that flu season is over? We hate to be the bearers of bad news, but despite a slowdown in reporte...

WATCH: How To Wash Your Hands

The Huffington Post Canada | Posted 01.24.2013 | Canada Living

Does that headline sound like something you should have learned in, oh, kindergarten? Well, as true as that might be, in this violent flu season, the ...

The Most Important Thing You Can Do To Prevent The Flu

CP | Helen Branswell, The Canadian Press | Posted 02.02.2013 | Canada Living

TORONTO - Cursing your sick colleague for the infection you can feel settling into your chest? You might want to aim the finger of blame closer to hom...

Sticky Situation: Flu Season Etiquette

Julie Blais Comeau | Posted 01.13.2013 | Canada Living
Julie Blais Comeau

Are you ready for flu and cold season's sticky situations? If you happen to be within six feet of anyone who is sick, even if you don't see them, some 10- to 100-million viruses may be coming your way! To protect yourself, your loved ones and your team, here are nine germy season dos and don'ts.