Could Getting A Cold Prevent You From Getting The Flu?

  • November 18, 2009

Two articles reviewed on PROMED this morning really caught my attention… could catching a “cold” actually help ward off novel H1N1?  This idea of viral interference is really interesting. THE COMMON COLD MAY HOLD OFF SWINE FLU The virus that causes the common cold may…

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H1N1(Swine Flu): The Latest from the Ukraine

  • November 18, 2009

When I read this first story in the NY Times I felt as if I was reading an account of the 1918 Spanish flu…the description of the blood-filled lungs and the patients in acute respiratory distress were amazing and frankly horrifying to read. H1N1 –…

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