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This Vaccine Is Making Some People Sick

According to the Center for Disease Control, Zostavax is a medication that was licensed in 2006 to treat shingles. It is administered through a shot and only one dose is given to protect individuals from acquiring shingles. While the product is marketed as a safeguard against the shingles virus, the vaccine has caused adverse effects… Read More »

I Hate Being Sick

I have the flu. A couple nights ago, I noticed I was cold and very exhausted. It happened quickly and without warning. Next came fever, the chills, the pounding headache, the muscle aches and I knew I was in trouble. I hate being sick. There’s always the internal conversation about going to the doctor, wondering… Read More »

Cruise returning early after hundreds of passengers get sick on Royal Caribbean ship

Because of the illness, the ship will return to Port Canaveral, Florida, on Saturday, a day earlier than expected. “All of the ship’s guests will receive full refunds of their cruise fare paid,” said Owen Torres, spokesperson for Royal Caribbean. “We think the right thing to do is to get everyone home early rather than… Read More »