How can we protect ourselves from the cold?
What about the flu?
Strep A sore throat
Signs and symptoms
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- Elert, Emily. “FYI: Why Is There A Winter Flu Season?” Popular Science, July 2, 2019. http://www.popsci.com/science/article/2013-01/fyi-why-winter-flu-season.
- “CDC Seasonal Flu Vaccine Effectiveness Studies.” Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. Consulted on October 1, 2019. https://www.cdc.gov/flu/vaccines-work/effectiveness-studies.htm.
- “Flu Vaccination Program.” Gouvernement du Québec. Consulted on November 7, 2019. https://www.quebec.ca/en/health/advice-and-prevention/vaccination/flu-vaccination-program/
Can a person’s exposure to stress be measured?
Levels of cortisol and catecholamines (stress hormones) can be measured in a lab. However, it’s difficult to use these assays to evaluate stress.