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#Common Cold

# common-cold - Saturday 13 October, 2018

Decongestants 'should not be given' to young children with colds
# Warning
# Warning

Decongestants 'should not be given' to young children with colds

Oct 13th 2018, 1:00 PM 30,748 Views 33 Comments

New research shows there is no evidence that they alleviate symptoms such as a blocked or runny nose.

# common-cold - Sunday 13 March, 2016

Having tattoos can help you fight colds
# Inked Up
# Inked Up

Having tattoos can help you fight colds

Mar 13th 2016, 9:15 AM 19,324 Views 54 Comments

But one could make you more susceptible.

# common-cold - Friday 2 October, 2015

The 8 close-to-death stages of the Irish man flu
# Irish Man Flu
From The Daily Edge
# Irish Man Flu

The 8 close-to-death stages of the Irish man flu

Oct 2nd 2015, 9:52 AM 8,029 Views 10 Comments

Gland checking, throat examining, etc.

# common-cold - Thursday 14 May, 2015

Scientists finally figured out why you rarely get sick in the summer
# Gene Genies
# Gene Genies

Scientists finally figured out why you rarely get sick in the summer

May 14th 2015, 6:15 AM 25,334 Views 18 Comments

It’s to do with genes.

# common-cold - Thursday 21 November, 2013

The 9 unmistakeable symptoms of manflu
# Manflu
From The Daily Edge
# Manflu

The 9 unmistakeable symptoms of manflu

Nov 21st 2013, 9:30 PM 53,225 Views 81 Comments

Have you, or has someone close to you, been afflicted by this condition?

# common-cold - Sunday 10 March, 2013

Is Vitamin C an effective remedy for the common cold?
# Cold Watch
# Cold Watch

Is Vitamin C an effective remedy for the common cold?

Mar 10th 2013, 5:00 PM 17,892 Views 190 Comments

Bad-tempered spring weather means many of us are nursing the sniffles – will a blast of the orange stuff really help?

# common-cold - Wednesday 23 November, 2011

Man flu exists! (It's the common cold)
# Achoo
From The Daily Edge
# Achoo

Man flu exists! (It's the common cold)

Nov 23rd 2011, 3:18 PM 4,162 Views 12 Comments

Survey also shows that women are more resilient than men. Disclaimer: A woman wrote this article.

# common-cold - Thursday 11 August, 2011

Superdrug could cure all viral infections
# INFECTIONS
# INFECTIONS

Superdrug could cure all viral infections

Aug 11th 2011, 2:07 PM 1,390 Views 11 Comments

US researchers say they’ve developed a drug that could cure the common cold, ‘flu and other ailments not affected by antibiotics.

# common-cold - Wednesday 27 July, 2011

Zinc lozenges could shorten length of common cold 'by 40 per cent'
# Sniffles
# Sniffles

Zinc lozenges could shorten length of common cold 'by 40 per cent'

Jul 27th 2011, 2:09 PM 699 Views 9 Comments

New research shows that sucking a zinc lozenge may help you beat the common cold.

# common-cold - Wednesday 16 February, 2011

Zinc can help in fighting common cold
# Health
# Health

Zinc can help in fighting common cold

Feb 16th 2011, 4:19 PM 857 Views 0 Comments

New research suggest that taking a zinc supplement at the onset of a cold helps to reduce the severity and length of the illness.