Prevent The Flu, Protect Your Heart

Act Of Love Did you know you could end up with a heart attack or stroke when you get the flu? Most of us associate influenza, also known as the flu, with respiratory complications such as pneumonia. Recent studies have cautioned that influenza increases the risk of heart attack by more than 10 times in […]

How Seniors Can Prevent the Flu

Act Of Love GET VACCINATED EACH YEAR. Recommended by the World Health Organization (WHO), the flu vaccine protects you against A and B influenza virus strains.10 Learn more about the importance of flu prevention in older persons:

Why Seniors Should Get Vaccinated Each Year

Act Of Love If you are older, a severe case of flu could take your independence away. An annual flu vaccine is the best way to reduce an elderly person’s risk of severe flu and its potentially serious consequences. Flu vaccines: Learn more about the importance of flu prevention in older persons:

Why Are Seniors at Risk of Having Severe Flu?

Act Of Love Elderly above the age of 65 are at greater risk of serious complications from flu compared to young and healthy adults, because human immune systems weaken with age. Flu can be even more dangerous for elderly who have:6 • Asthma• Diabetes• Chronic lung disease• Obesity issues• Heart or liver or kidney problems• An […]