Tag: stomach flu

How to do the laundry when someone has a stomach bug (norovirus)

How to do the laundry when someone has a stomach bug (norovirus)

Hi, I’m Dr. Annie. Today, I’m going to show you how to do the laundry when someone in the house has a stomach bug. The reason this is important is because stomach bugs are so contagious. Viruses, like norovirus, can live for weeks on household surfaces, including the laundry. One

Cold & Flu Care : How to Fight a Flu

Cold & Flu Care : How to Fight a Flu

It’s the flu season again. Hi, I’m Doctor Savage. I’m an osteopathic family practice physician in Tampa. You may wonder, “How do you fight the flu?” Before I get into that, let’s talk about what happens when you contract the influenza virus which causes the flu. It actually has an

Cold & Flu Care : How to Prevent a Cold

Cold & Flu Care : How to Prevent a Cold

It is cold season again and you are wondering how you are ever going to make it through without getting a cold. I’m Dr. Savage and I’m an osteopathic family physician in Tampa. Preventing a cold is twofold. 1) Avoiding exposure to the viruses which cause the common cold. That

Cold & Flu Care : How to Fight a Flu

It’s the flu season again. Hi, I’m Doctor Savage. I’m an osteopathic family practice physician in Tampa. You may wonder, “How do you fight the flu?” Before I get into that, let’s talk about what happens when you contract the influenza virus which causes the flu. It actually has an

Cold & Flu Care : How to Care for a Cold

Cold & Flu Care : How to Care for a Cold

The common cold has a tremendous impact on public health. It is a very common reason, for people to see their primary care doctor. Before doing so, I would suggest trying some over the counter medicines, that can help with your symptoms, and help you get over your cold, without

Cold & Flu Care : How to Get Rid of a Cold

Cold & Flu Care : How to Get Rid of a Cold

You have the sniffles again huh? I’m Dr. Savage. I’m an osteopathic family practice physician in Tampa. You’re wondering how to get over a cold. If it is just the common cold try over-the-counter medicines such as decongestants without any contraindications of course or expectorants. One of my favorites is

Cold & Flu Care : How to Prevent a Flu

Cold & Flu Care : How to Prevent a Flu

It’s the flu season again, and you’d like to do whatever you can to avoid catching the flu this year. Hi, I’m Dr. Savage, I’m an osteopathic family practice physician from Tampa. First of all, I must say, consider getting a flu shot, they’re are actually certain populations in which

Cold & Flu Care : How to Get Rid of a Cold

Cold & Flu Care : How to Get Rid of a Cold

You have the sniffles again huh? I’m Dr. Savage. I’m an osteopathic family practice physician in Tampa. You’re wondering how to get over a cold. If it is just the common cold try over-the-counter medicines such as decongestants without any contraindications of course or expectorants. One of my favorites is

Cold & Flu Care : How to Beat Winter’s Cold for Feet & Hands

Cold & Flu Care : How to Beat Winter’s Cold for Feet & Hands

Well it’s winter season again, and you’re concerned about how to keep your hands and feet warm. Hi, I’m Dr. Savage, I’m an osteopathic family practice physician from Tampa. Now you’re wondering, how is a Dr. from Tampa going to teach me how to keep my hands and feet cold,