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What's Causing Your Chronic Cough? 9 Diseases To Check For

Next Avenue | Shelley Emling | Posted 12.14.2016 | Fifty

We all know what it’s like to suffer for days from a hacking cough left over from a cold. But when that cough hangs on for weeks or even months, you...

Newt Gingrich Coughs While Criticizing Hillary Clinton... For Coughing

The Huffington Post | Ed Mazza | Posted 09.07.2016 | Media

Right-wing media has been endlessly dissecting every cough from Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Clinton. So it was only a matter of time bef...

Should We Sleep Together Or Apart When One of Us Has A Cold Or The Flu?

Paul C. Rosenblatt | Posted 06.29.2016 | Healthy Living
Paul C. Rosenblatt

The couples I interviewed for my book, Two in a Bed, offered reasons for sleeping together and also reasons to sleep apart when one of the partners has the flu or a cold. I'm not a physician and don't have medical advice to offer you, but I can tell you what the people I interviewed said.

5 Ways To Stop A Nagging Cough | Yagana Shah | Posted 12.24.2015 | Fifty

SPECIAL FROM Holiday shopping. Holiday parties. Airplanes. It seems like wherever you go this time of year, you’re bound to find someone coug...

The Sneeve Is A Sleeve For Your Snot. Really.

The Huffington Post | Ron Dicker | Posted 11.23.2015 | Weird News

The little snots had it coming. No, not your children. The gunk that comes out of 'em when they're sick. A Long Island, New York, man has developed a ...

How Do People Listen?

James Ehnes | Posted 10.15.2013 | Arts
James Ehnes

As for what is "best," passive or active listening, that is entirely up to the individual. While I prefer to be actively engaged when listening to music, music plays very different roles in the lives of different people.

Do Parents Really Get Sick LESS Often Than Non-Parents?

Lisa Belkin | Posted 09.02.2012 | Parents
Lisa Belkin

That doesn't jibe with your reality either, huh? The one where you started sneezing when your oldest started preschool, and haven't put down the Kleenex since. The one where you drag yourself to work regularly with a fever because you used all your sick days taking care of the child whose germs you are now battling?

Those Hackers (Ack, Ack)

Amy Pogrebin | Posted 06.13.2012 | Impact
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Amy Pogrebin

I never understood what the big deal was when people would cough. I remember as a young child coughing, my father would get very worried and mention t...

Coughing Up the Facts on Pertussis (Whooping Cough)

Glenn D. Braunstein, M.D. | Posted 05.25.2011 | Los Angeles
Glenn D. Braunstein, M.D.

One possible reason we are seeing an upswing in whooping cough cases may be due to parents withholding the pertussive vaccine from children based on the unfounded fear that it causes autism.