Let's hear it for the winter! This is the season of snowfall and snowmen. This is the season of fun and Christmas festivities. This is the season for hot chocolate and nights by a blazing hot fire. This truly is one of the best seasons of the year, despite the nippy cold and dastardly winter weather.
On the other hand...
This is the season of winter bugs, of both the insect and heath variety. This is the season of chilly drafts and home repairs. This is the season of cold dark nights, with more than Santa Claus trying to gain an entry point into our homes. This truly is one of the worst seasons of the year, despite the festive cheer because it can cause some unwanted, but avoidable problems.
Common Winter Problems
Coughs and Sneezes and Plenty of Wheezes
With the colder climate comes the higher potential of illness. Those people who suffer with arthritis are destined to feel extra pain in their joints. There are the expected health issues, such as the flu and seasonal depression. And those people who suffer from asthma will have the condition exacerbated by the cold and dry air. There are all kinds of health problems people suffer from in the winter months, and too many for us to talk about in detail here. However, for advice on those issues we have mentioned, we recommend you read this article. You can take measures to prevent and manage any health problems you are prone to at this time of year, so make a note of the tips given to you in the linked article.
Bugs and Beasties