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Common Cold Myths

BUSTED: 4 Common Myths About Catching Cold In Cold Weather

The Huffington Post | Ron Dicker | Posted 12.22.2014 | Science

Does exposure to cold weather really make you more likely to catch a cold? No, it doesn't. In fact, as a new YouTube video entitled Cold Weather M...

Antibiotics and the Common Cold: How to Just Say No

Dike Drummond, M.D. | Posted 02.16.2013 | Healthy Living
Dike Drummond, M.D.

How do you talk with a patient who honestly believes antibiotics are the only cure for their crud in a way that honors their misery and does not end up giving inappropriate antibiotics?

Colds: Separating Fact From Fiction

Posted 12.16.2011 | Healthy Living

By Rachel Grumman Bender for Stock up on the tissues because cold and flu season is officially here. There are a whopping one billion...

5 Common Myths About The Common Cold | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

Can a bowl of chicken soup help fight a cold? Maybe: Some research suggests it could relieve inflammation. But will going outside with wet hair make y...

10 Myths About The Common Cold | Joseph Brownstein | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living

The sun may still be shining most of the day, the temperatures may still be above 70 degrees, and the pro football season hasn't kicked off yet. But a...