Tag Archives: influenza

Busting Myths About the Flu

Don’t let bad information guide you into harm’s way this flu season. Know the difference between what is true about the influenza vaccine and what is false. Then go get vaccinated. Myth: The vaccine can give you the flu. Fact: OSF HealthCare offers vaccines that aren’t live and cannot infect you. Myth: You don’t need […]

Give Yourself the Gift of Health

The holidays are often packed with family gatherings, gift exchanges, hearty meals and general merriment. But it’s no fun if you become ill. Fortunately, following a few tips can help you be at your healthiest as the festivities hit… Get some exercise. Cut down your own Christmas tree, walk the dog, choose the far-off parking […]