Cold and Flu

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Cold and Flu: Relief, Remedies and Prevention

Late fall through winter is the time of year when coughs, sniffles, sore throats, and sneezes begin in earnest. And although being indoors may bring respite from the elements, it also brings more contact with the germs that cause colds and the flu. This guide will help you learn the differences between these similar conditions, and advise you on how to avoid catching them, what to do if you get one of them, and how to stay current on the latest research that scientists are conducting on them.

What Are Colds and the Flu?

Colds and influenza are viruses that are transmitted ... read more »

Preventing Colds and the Flu

For many, flu prevention is as easy as a yearly vaccination. Avoiding the common cold can be more ... read more »

Treating Colds and the Flu

It’s important to have a good idea of which illness you have. Anti-viral medications ... read more »

Cold and Flu Research

Researchers continue to study the viruses that cause influenza and colds, and continually make new ... read more »

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