With the New Year upon us, many of us ponder what we can do for the upcoming year to improve our life.
These so-called “New Year’s Resolutions” often don’t make it past Ground Hog’s Day.
So, this year while pondering on what changes I could make to improve my life for the next year, I tried to make sure that it was something that I could continue with and not so difficult that I would give up and pretend that I never set that resolution in the first place. So, what would a good resolution be?
It hasn’t hit in Louisiana — yet — but doctors warn that a respiratory illness that has already sickened more than 1,000 children in 10 states is likely to become a nationwide problem.
The disease hasn’t been officially identified but officials suspect it is a rare respiratory virus called Human Enterovirus 68. According to the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, the virus is related to the rhinovirus, which causes the common cold.