Posts made in May, 2015

Flu Fighting Foods

Posted by on May 22, 2015 in Health Topics | 0 comments

Flu Fighting Foods

Instead of battling with winter colds and flu, try using natural remedies to overcome these ailments With winter fast approaching, sniffles, colds and flu are imminent. Babies and young children go to crèche or primary school, where they are exposed to a variety of germs through coughs and runny noses. Older children are exposed to the same germs, and on top of this, have to contend with the stress of writing tests and exams. All of this takes its toll on the immune system, sending our little ones on a downward spiral of winter colds and flus. When it comes to diet, there are a few foods...

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Shoo Flu

Posted by on May 9, 2015 in Health Topics | 0 comments

Shoo Flu

The flu vaccine will give your child a fighting chance against the influenza virus Every year, especially during the winter season, the influenza virus makes its infectious rounds. The virus infects the nose, throat and lungs, causing illness, hospitalisation and even death, so it’s not to be taken lightly. Young children, and those who have certain long-term health conditions such as asthma, are particularly at risk of getting serious flu complications. Having a strong immune system is a vital line of defence against the mutating virus, but health practitioners encourage parents to also...

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