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Common cold

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How Does The Common Cold Work?

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Fighting the Common Cold: Myths and Facts!

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Why science can’t find cure for common cold

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How a common cold develops

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How to Cure a Cold Fast

The common cold, also known simply as a cold, is a viral infectious disease of the upper respiratory tract that primarily affects the nose. The throat, sinuses, and larynx may also be affected. Signs and symptoms may appear less than two days after exposure to the virus. These may include coughing, sore throat, runny nose, sneezing, headache, and fever. People usually recover in seven to ten days, but some symptoms may last up to three weeks. Occasionally those with other health problems may develop pneumonia.
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  • Cause 

  • Pathophysiology 

  • Diagnosis 

  • Prevention 

  • Management 

  • Prognosis 

  • Epidemiology 

  • History 

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