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Web Based Activity on Common Cold

I’d like to share a web based material in this post. It’s best suitable for intermediate and above levels. Students will need to use, ideally, a laptop with the Internet connection. 260 more words

ELT General

Summer colds and another sale!

One of the joys of motherhood is when your children are generous and share. Or is it? My oldest child decided to be generous and share a cold with me. 291 more words



Maintenance of the body is as important as maintaining a machine, simple or sophisticated.

So you have a common cold ....... Achooooooooo

It’s that time off the year when the sore throats and runny noses take hold. What to do?

In the past it was a matter of carry on regardless with the usual result of infecting everyone around you and taking much longer to throw of the cold. 274 more words

Daily Life

What you need to know about the Common Cold (Viral Rhinitis)

The term cold refers to an infectious, acute inflammation of the mucous membranes of the nasal cavity characterized by nasal congestion, rhinorrhea, sneezing, soar throat and general malaise. 213 more words


Dealing With Depression

Depression is something I occasionally have bouts with. Plenty of people struggle with it, so let’s get started.

Personally, I developed a nasty habit when I was younger; instead of getting sad, I got mad. 1,030 more words

Thoughts on Being Sick

I felt it coming on for days.  Sunday I woke up with a mildly irritated throat, but thought nothing of it.  Monday, it was worse, Tuesday I lost my voice, and on Wednesday congestion began to settle in. 548 more words