Tag Archives: flu

Your phone won’t give you cancer and you don’t get the flu from the flu shot

Aaron Carroll is ready to fight the medical myths again. This time it is about the phone and its cancer giving properties, which have not been demonstrated even after 2 decades of studies from around the world. Phone use microwave radiation, liek the one from your microwave oven, but at much lower intensity and thus, […]

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You should get a flu shot

Common cold is not that big of a risk, but the flu is. You should get a flu shot in order to prepare your body for the following weeks of virus attacks. If you get a flu shot and feel ill, then you need to know that you were not infected, but your body sensed […]

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SciShow: HeartBleed and Tamiflu show us how vulnerable are we

HeartBleed is a code programming bug. That means that the way Heartbeat was coded resulted in the server sending too much data in those packets back to the user. That data was not encrypted and a hacker could save it. Heartbeat a way to optimize SSL connections by sending little packets of data to show […]

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A new flu attacking us? Nope!

While Romania does not have any particular issues with flu or other types of diseases, well not more than usually, in USA it seems that people are a bit afraid of the new flu, generated by H3N2 A virus. Seems that this virus is somewhat like the swine flu and it caused an epidemic in […]

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