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The Uncommon Cold

For most people having a cold is nothing more than annoying but to someone with pre-existing pain and health conditions it FEELS like the end of the world. 189 more words

What's New — Ain't No Cure For the Common Cold

Runny nose, sore throat, sneezing, fever, cough, aches and pains. We know these dreaded descriptors better as the common cold. And it’s called the common cold for good reason: … 81 more words

A cold

Helluva cold that was. It hit out of the blue–don’t they always–and rapidly whipped through the usual litany of symptoms, finishing up it’s business yesterday. I cursed my healthy immune system–that’s all the symptoms of a cold are, really, your immune system getting hysterical–and watched a lot of old movies. 45 more words

Autobiography,memoirs And Confessions

Common Cold

Winter starts next month and with the fluctuating temperatures, the common cold comes back into the picture. The common but annoying virus.

How to prevent – or not making worse – your common cold? 349 more words


A Cold, The Flu, The Stomach Flu: Keeping them Straight

I see A LOT of confusion about this. Just this morning, I had to seriously restrain myself when I read the following on Reddit: “you couldn’t have known it was gastroenteritis and not the stomach flu”. 1,794 more words


Avoiding Antibiotics for the Common Cold

As fall approaches, so does the cold season. This is the time that many of us develop those pesky runny noses and coughs.

None of us want to suffer unnecessarily and a common theme I hear in the office is “I don’t have time to be sick.” Many will go to the doctor in search of an antibiotic to “nip it in the bud.” 1,230 more words

Health & Wellness

Acupuncture Treatment for Cough



Causative factors may be exogenous or endogenous. Exogenous factors are wind-cold or wind-heat which attacks the lung, preventing it from per forming its function of dispersing. 563 more words