Archive for tag: flu

Flu Season 2013

16 November, 2013 (15:12) | Health Advice | By: Zach Muhrer

Flu season is upon us and Post Rock Family Medicine wants to remind you that it is time for your annual flu shot. Vaccination against influenza (flu) is extremely important because there is no cure for the flu.  Antibiotics simply don’t work.  Antibiotics are meant to treat bacterial infections and the flu is a virus. […]

Flu Season in Full Swing

28 January, 2013 (09:41) | Alerts, Health Advice | By: Zach Muhrer

Influenza, or more commonly ‘the flu,’ is a viral infection of the nose, throat, and lungs.  The virus can be dangerous for many people, but especially children, the elderly, and people with other chronic or long term conditions. Because influenza is a virus, it is constantly changing and comes in many different forms.  Receiving your […]