Latest Common cold Stories
Carnegie Mellon researchers recently discovered that parents could have a lower risk of catching a cold than their counterparts who do not have children.
A new study released this week shows that having a dog in the house could also protect your family against respiratory infection linked to asthma, as well as lessen your chances of catching the common cold.
The common cold virus may be more common than previously thought in university students not reporting any symptoms.
Move over cough syrup and cough drops, there’s another remedy that could cut down cold symptoms for adults. Canadian researchers say oral zinc treatments could not only lessen common cold symptoms, but shorten the duration.
A new study by Canadian researchers targets common cold symptoms and has found that oral zinc treatments could possibly decrease the length of symptoms of the common cold in adults.
Oral zinc treatments may shorten the duration of symptoms of the common cold in adults, although adverse effects are common.
After import delays Sinusin, the leading homeopathic sinus relief nasal spray is back just in time for a latest flu season in three decades. Albuquerque, NM
Scientists from the University of Southampton and Synairgen, a respiratory drug development company spun out from the University, can announce positive data from its Phase II clinical trial, into the effectiveness of the drug SNG001 (inhaled interferon beta) for asthma patients.
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...
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 Â°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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