Your Health For Tag "cold and flu"

  • 'Tis the Season for Colds
    Dec. 19, 2013

    'Tis the Season for Colds

    General oral health

    If you have a toothache this flu season, don't automatically assume there's a dentist's drill in your future. The pain you feel might be the inflammation of your sinus lining or a symptom of sinusitis. It's pretty common during cold and flu season, so it's important to be aware of the symptoms. Sinuses are air... More »

  • Germs & Your Toothbrush
    Mar. 5, 2013

    Germs & Your Toothbrush

    General oral health

    We have been told time and time again that washing our hands is the key to keeping germs at bay, but have you ever given much thought to the germs that make it into your mouth? Most people catch a cold or the flu when they put their bacteria-covered hands in their mouths. Your mouth... More »