Thwart infection! How, where, when, why.

Thwart infection! How, where, when, why.

Don’t go viral! Wash your mitts, mate! Hand hygiene is the single most effective way to prevent the spread of disease! Most infectious bacteria and viruses are colonized or carried on our mucus membranes – nasal passages, mouth, eyes, and yes – our...
Is it a cold or allergies?

Is it a cold or allergies?

Dr. Jim explains the difference! Why am I sneezing and how long will it last? Colds are caused by infectious viruses; allergies occur when our immune system responds to triggers such as pollens and molds. With allergies, there is rarely a sore throat, not usually a...