October 31, 2014



  • Get Ready for Flu Season

    Get Ready for Flu Season

    by Berkeley Wellness

    Each year the flu puts more than 200,000 Americans in the hospital and causes anywhere from 3,000 to 49,000 deaths. Characterized by high fever, body aches, headaches and coughing, the flu can be rough. Be prepared.

  • Vaccine Phobia
    Be Well

    Vaccine Phobia

    by John Swartzberg, M.D.

    There is absolutely no scientific support for the notion that vaccines cause autism. But all sorts of unfounded rumors about vaccines abound, especially on the Internet. Don't believe the hype.

  • Shingles Vaccine
    Wellness Tip

    Shingles Vaccine

    by Berkeley Wellness

    Should you get the shingles vaccines? Recent research confirms the role of the shot in reducing the risk of the uncomfortable condition. But it can also do more.