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Bad Habits That Boost Your Flu Risk
Your lifestyle choices can have an impact on your risk of catching a cold or the flu. Here are some habits and factors that may raise your chance of getting the flu.
How The Flu Can Complicate Your Health
It's that time of year - flu season. The flu can do more than just force you to stay in bed for a few days. Stay healthy, everyone! 
Home Remedies for the Flu
For those times when the flu strikes you, dailyRx has some tips of things you can do at home to help recover from the flu.
Foods that Boost Brain Power
A few changes to your diet may give your brain a boost! 
How Fast Food Leads to Health Problems
Did you hear that McDonald's is serving breakfast ALL DAY? While that may be fun and convenient, don't forget how fast food affects your health.
The Vital Role of Vitamin D
Vitamin D is a nutrient that the body needs to maintain overall good health. Here are nine reasons why vitamin D plays a vital role in your health.
Sweet Benefits of Chocolate
Chocolate may be sweet, rich and delicious, but it also can provide health benefits when consumed in moderation. Here’s a list of ways that chocolate can benefit your health.
Healthy Habits After You Hit 40
Most doctors will say that your 40's are an important time for preventing health problems. Here’s some tips that can help you stay healthy.
Flu Shot Could Keep Diabetes Patients Out of Hospital
With flu season underway, people with diabetes may want to take extra care. Diabetes patients face a high risk of flu-related health complications. An annual flu shot, however, may help.
Essential Steps to Prevent the Cold and Flu
The flu is never fun to catch. Here are some essential steps to help avoid the cold or flu.