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Common Cold Remedies

Did the Cold Cause My Cold?

Manoj Jain, MD MPH | Posted 03.30.2014 | Healthy Living
Manoj Jain, MD MPH

As an infectious disease doctor, I felt a little embarrassed that I didn't know the definitive answer to this simple question. Especially since I repeatedly rebuke my teenage children for not taking a jacket to school or wearing socks and a sweater at home.

I Guess I'm Sick

Alison Rosen | Posted 09.30.2013 | Comedy
Alison Rosen

I am the kind of smug person who never gets sick, which is making the fact that I'm sick right now not only uncomfortable but also baffling. What happened to my superior immune system? My ability to stare down the common cold? My talent for evading influenza?

Tips To Avoid Colds This Winter, From Dr. Nancy Snyderman (WATCH)

Posted 08.14.2013 | Home

So many people seem to fall victim to colds during the winter, so I asked Chief Medical Editor for NBC News Dr. Nancy Snyderman how to avoid getting s...

What To Eat When You Have A Cold

The Huffington Post | Rebecca Orchant | Posted 03.18.2014 | Taste

As with most trials and tribulations in life, when we get sick we start to think of food.

Herbal Teas for the Common Cold

Tamika Sayles | Posted 01.28.2012 | Black Voices
Tamika Sayles

Judging by the amount of coughs and tissue boxes floating around the office, it's that time again. The cold season is here. While cold medication is the obvious choice when treating the common cold, herbal tea is another healthy alternate.

The Best Way To Fight The Common Cold? A Brisk Walk

Yahoo! News | Amanda ChanMyHealthNewsDaily Staff WriterLiveScience.Com | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

Exercise is the most powerful thing you can do to reduce your sick days this winter, a new study shows....

How To Stop A Cold In Its Tracks (PHOTOS) | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

A tickle in your throat. A cloudy head. An achy body. Yep, you're coming down with something. Again. The average adult gets three colds per year, each...

5 Easy Steps To Avoid The Common Cold

Susan B. Dopart, M.S., R.D., C.D.E. | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home
Susan B. Dopart, M.S., R.D., C.D.E.

You want to enjoy the season to the fullest, so how do you avoid the inconvenience of having a cold and being down for the count?