home > cold and flu center > cold and flu a-z list > swine flu index Swine Flu Swine FluRelated Doctor's & Expert's Views « Back to Swine Flu Index Sorted Alphabetically A-Z Sort by popularity H1N1 Swine Flu Can Infect Some Pets How Does a Person Catch Swine Flu? Influenza A (H3N2)v: What Goes Around Comes Around Swine Flu Symptoms, Diagnosis, and Vaccination Swine Flu: How a Hospital Prepares for Patients Swine Flu: One New York City Pediatrician's View What to Do if You Think You Have H1N1 Swine Flu Virus Sorted by Popularity (as on MedicineNet) Sort alphabetically How Does a Person Catch Swine Flu? Influenza A (H3N2)v: What Goes Around Comes Around H1N1 Swine Flu Can Infect Some Pets What to Do if You Think You Have H1N1 Swine Flu Virus Swine Flu: One New York City Pediatrician's View Swine Flu Symptoms, Diagnosis, and Vaccination Swine Flu: How a Hospital Prepares for Patients Suggested Reading on Swine Flu by Our Doctors Related Diseases & Conditions 18 articles Diarrhea Diarrhea is a change is the frequency and looseness of bowel movements. Symptoms associated with diarrhea are cramping, abdominal pain, and the sensation Fever Although a fever technically is any body temperature above the normal of 98.6 F (37 C), in practice, a person is usually not considered to have a significant Cough (Chronic Cough) Chronic cough is a cough that does not go away and is generally a symptom of another disorder such as Headache Headaches can be divided into two categories: primary Pneumonia Pneumonia is inflammation of the lungs caused by fungi, bacteria, or viruses. Symptoms and signs include cough, fever, shortness of breath, and chills. Sore Throat Sore throats are generally described as pain or discomfort in the throat area. A sore throat may be caused by bacterial or viral infections; toxins, irritants, Seizure (Epilepsy) Epilepsy is a brain disorder in which the person has seizures. There are two kinds of seizures, focal and generalized. There are many causes of epilepsy. Nausea and Vomiting Nausea is an uneasiness of the stomach that often precedes vomiting. Nausea and vomiting are not diseases, but they are symptoms of many conditions. The Guillain-Barre Syndrome Guillain-Barré Syndrome is an autoimmune disease of the nervous system due to damage to the myelin sheath around nerves. It is the most acquired Streptococcal Infections Group A streptococcal infections are caused by group A streptococcus, a bacteria that causes a variety of health problems, including strep throat, impetigo, 20 Sore Throat Home Remedies A sore throat can be caused by viral infections like the common cold, the flu, or mumps. Sore throats caused by bacterial infections include diphtheria, How Long Is a Cold or Flu Contagious? Viruses cause the common cold and the flu. Early symptoms and signs for a cold and the flu are similar, however, flu symptoms are typically more severe Flu (Influenza) Influenza ( Bird Flu (Avian Influenza, Avian Flu) Bird flu (avian flu, avian influenza) infection in humans may result from contact with infected poultry. There is a vaccine to prevent human infection SARS Severe acute respiratory syndrome (SARS) is a respiratory disease caused by the coronavirus SARS-CoV. Symptoms include fever and shortness of breath. Patients Is Swine Flu (H1N1) Contagious? Swine flu (H1N1) is a contagious virus that spreads when an infected individual expels virus-containing droplets into the air during coughing or sneezing. Pregnancy: Swine Flu and the H1N1 Vaccine Pregnant and women who are breastfeeding are encouraged to receive the seasonal flu shot as well as the 2009 H1N1 influenza (swine flu) vaccine. H1N1 flu Headaches in Children Kids get headaches and migraines too. Many adults with headaches started having them as kids, in fact, 20% of adult headache sufferers say their headaches Medications 4 articles Procedures & Tests 2 articles Pictures, Images & Quizzes 2 articles Doctor's & Expert's Views 7 articles Health News 53 articles Health Features 7 articles STAY INFORMED Get the latest health and medical information delivered direct to your inbox! From WebMD Featured Centers Feeling Short of Breath? What to Eat When You Have Cancer Top 3 Anaphylaxis Triggers Health Solutions From Our Sponsors Frequent Constipation? Greater Food Accessibility Exclusives What Does Psoriasis Look Like? How to Prevent Muscle Cramps Blood Clot? Know the Signs and Symptoms Allergy Triggers: Do You Know Yours?