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Most doctors recommend that expecting mothers don't fly after 36 weeks.

Doctors say the best time to fly while pregnant is your second trimester, but you can fly late into your third trimester too

Most doctors recommend that expecting mothers don't fly or take long trips, by car or train, after they reach 36 weeks.
Some people may recover from the flu in a few days and others within two weeks.

Why your muscles ache when you have the flu

Your muscles ache when you have the flu because the virus is wreaking havoc on your body and causing inflammation.
There are several natural home remedies and over-the-counter medicines that can help reduce inflammation and relieve congestion.

What causes a stuffy nose and how to clear it out fast

A stuffy nose occurs when some of the blood vessels and natural tissues in your nose are inflamed. For relief, you have to reduce the inflammation.
People with a sinus infection should use a neti pot twice a day.

How to use a neti pot and whether it’s safe, according to doctors

Doctors will sometimes recommend a neti pot to alleviate the nasal or sinus congestion that comes with a common cold, sinus infection, or allergies.
Not everyone experiences colds the same way.

How long a cold should last — and when you should see a doctor

The common cold should last 7 to 10 days for a healthy adult, and it isn't serious enough to warrant a doctor's visit.
Follow-ups with your doctor after bariatric surgery should be life-long.

Anal cancer is on the rise in the US, and almost all cases are linked to HPV

More than 90% of anal cancer cases in the country have been linked to HPV, the most common sexually-transmitted disease.
This digitally-colorized scanning electron micrograph (SEM) depicts a number of purple-colored Yersinia pestis bacteria, the pathogen that causes bubonic plague.

A Chinese hunter was diagnosed with the bubonic plague after eating a rabbit. Now 28 people are under quarantine.

The most recent case marks the third confirmed case of the plague in China in two weeks.
Marie Kondo's new store sells plenty of pricey items to fill your newly-tidied home.

Marie Kondo is now selling a $98 water bottle said to ‘infuse the powers of gemstones’ into water

The decluttering guru's new store promotes the "healing power of crystals," but any anecdotal benefits of crystals are due to the placebo effect.
A specialist who saw the man's lung scans told him to get rid of his feather-containing duvet and pillows right away.

A man’s mysterious condition that made breathing almost impossible turned out to be a feather duvet allergy

The 43-year-old's switch to feather bedding made his body go haywire, though he didn't find out for months what was causing his symptoms.

Air travel can pose health risks — even some deadly ones. Here’s what you can do to protect yourself.

Flying is extremely safe. However, there are a few health considerations to be aware of before your next long flight.