Tag Archive: common cold

Know the difference between cold and flu

February 11, 2010 9:55 am Published by 1 Comment
Definition: The common cold is also known as rhinovirus. It is defined as an acute respiratory tract infection marked by mild coryzal symptoms (cold reaching the head), rhinorrhea(dripping of the nose), nasal obstruction (blocked nose), and sneezing. Definition: Medically it is known as influenza virus infection. This disease is one of the most common infections […]

Regular workouts ward off the common cold

February 11, 2010 9:31 am Published by Leave your thoughts
Common cold is not fatal but at the same time it can affect the quality of life of the person to the extent that it can take a toll on their professional and personal life. Since being confined to the bed or walking around with a handkerchief and a dripping nose is not an option […]