High flu activity in Georgia

As per CDC, Flu activity remains still high as of February 10th. The current flu vaccine is almost 73% effective in preventing influenza B infections and 43% effective in preventing Influenza A infections. So, it is still not late to get your flu shot for this...

Get your flu shot… soon !

Here is an excellent two-minute video made by Washington Post about why you need to get flu shot. When I discuss the flu vaccine with my patients, one single fact that surprises most people is: Flu kills about 24,000 people a year in United States alone...

Washing away the nasal allergies.

We are in the peak of pollen season and pollen is troubling many people with nasal allergies. In North Atlanta, Oak, Hickory and Birch trees are the main source of pollen in past one week. The pollen or allergen that we inhale, settle in our nasal passages. Our body...