Latest Common cold Stories

Vitamin D Supplements Have No Effect On Colds
2012-10-03 11:31:29

John Neumann for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online Despite years of common lore and claims to the contrary, scientists say they can find no convincing evidence to show that taking vitamin D supplements will fend off the common cold. An extensive series of randomized placebo-controlled tests, called VIDARIS, for Vitamin D and Acute Respiratory Infection Study, were conducted by a team of researchers in New Zealand, to fully investigate what, if any, impact the supplements might have,...

2012-09-30 23:00:29

To help people find the best treatment for their cold sore attacks the ultimatecoldsoretreatment.com website is going to first dispel a few myths and misconceptions. (PRWEB) September 30, 2012 Cold sores are not only painful, unsightly and embarrassing they can be a source of confusion as well. As one of the leading sources of online information about cold sores, shingles, warts and Molluscum the ultimatecoldsoretreatment.com website is always looking for ways to educate people about these...

Kids With Cold Infection Make Adults With Lung Disease Sicker
2012-09-27 10:06:39

Connie K. Ho for redOrbit.com — Your Universe Online A study from the University of Rochester Medical Center recently revealed that individuals with illnesses like lung disease recuperate better when kept away from young children with colds. Patients who are exposed to young children with stuffy noses have a greater risk of developing symptoms like cough, runny nose, or sore throat. The recommendation to steer clear of sick children was recently published in...

2012-09-24 23:03:58

Consumers looking for an effective, all-natural cold sore treatment can find the newly patented SimQuell at SimQuell.com. To celebrate the award of its patent and launch of its new website, DAIG Pharmaceuticals is offering free shipping to all customers that place an order for two bottles or more through SimQuell.com. (PRWEB) September 24, 2012 DAIG Pharmaceuticals, makers of cold sore treatment SimQuell, proudly announces that after 13 years of clinical research, the United States Patent...

Honey Suppresses Coughs In Children, Helps Them Sleep Better
2012-08-06 10:59:50

Lawrence LeBlond for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online Honey has long been believed to have numerous important health benefits; past studies have suggested the beeswax product helps in the healing of burns, aids in digestion and weight loss, and is even a good source of energy. And now, researchers from Tel Aviv University in Israel have found that honey may have another important health benefit: the treatment of nighttime coughing in toddlers. Based on their study, lead author Herman...

Latest Common cold Reference Libraries

2011-01-12 16:27:29

The common cold is a viral disease of the upper respiratory system, caused primarily by rhinoviruses and coronaviruses. Symptoms usually include a cough, sore throat, runny nose, and a fever. There is no known treatment to shorten the duration of the virus yet the cold normally dissipates after 7 to 10 days. It is the most common infectious disease in humans who on average are infected two to four times a year in adults. It can also be called a upper respiratory tract infection. Other...

2011-01-11 14:10:55

Human rhinoviruses are the most common viral ineffective agents in humans and are the cause of the common cold. The infection proliferates between 33-35 °C causing most reproduction to occur in the nose. It is a species in the genus Enterovirus of the Picornaviridae family of viruses. There are 99 recognized types of Human Rhinoviruses that are differentiated by their surface proteins. They are amongst the smallest viruses and lytic in nature. They travel via aerosols of respiratory...

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