The Guilfordian

New strand of influenza impacts students

Annette Varghese, Staff Writer

March 15, 2019

Usually, the seasonal winter flu would peak at this time in the year, however, officials are worried by the news of a new and deadlier swine flu strain that is becoming widespread in 48 states. Nationwide, there have been 26.3 million flu-like illnesses, 12.4 million medical visits and 347,000 flu hospital...

Don’t let stomach flu get you down

Estavio Jones, Staff Writer

September 18, 2015

Have you ever been sick? The headaches, the runny, yet at the same time stuffy nose, the feeling that you’re about to lose your lunch at any moment and the strange coolness of the bathroom floor. It’s enough to drive a person insane. This is what some of the students in Person County, North Carolina...

Immunization and Influenza

Aiperi Iusupova, Staff Writer

October 3, 2014

A tormentor visits Guilford’s campus and other corners of the world every fall and winter, claiming its victims through coughs and sneezes. There were individuals in the past that could not escape it and died. But, there were also people who survived and fought against this agent of death — influenza...