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How do you know if you have the flu?

In the winter months it seems like everyone is sick, but not necessarily with the flu. There are some symptoms that overlap with the flu, like a cough with a common cold or vomiting with the stomach bug which have people second guessing their diagnosis!

House passes bill guaranteeing meal and rest breaks for nurses

A patient safety and worker fairness measure that guarantees meal and rest breaks for nurses and certain other health care employees passed the state House Wednesday. The bill provides for uninterrupted meal and rest breaks, and prohibits the use of prescheduled on-call time to fill foreseeable staff shortages.