8 tips to fight colds and flu this Christmas

Pharmacists warn antibiotics do not cure winter ailments

22nd December, 2015
Pic: Getty

There's nothing worse than being struck down by the flu during the festive season.

In many cases, picking up an infection can be down to bad luck or being run down in the weeks before the big day.

President of the Irish Pharmacy Union (IPU) Kathy Maher said: "The common cold can make you feel miserable and the flu can put you out of action for a week or more. That’s why it’s well worth...

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