|Health trends and tips based on the daily practice of medicine | vol. #6|
Dr. Melissa Stoppler, Editor of MedicineNet.com discusses Tips To Prevent The Common Cold.
The following is a partial transcript taken from this audio broadcast:
"Dr. Stoppler, the common cold is arguably the most common illness in humans. I was wondering if you could talk a little bit about the cold and flu season and maybe some tips to help us from getting a cold. Well, you're right. The common cold is probably the most common illness in humans and this is caused by viral infection. A lot of different types of virus can cause colds and we know that over 200 types of virus can lead to symptoms of colds. Colds are spread from person to person through tiny droplets of mucous that enter the air from the nasal passages of people who are infected..."
Listen to the entire audio segment of Monitoring Medicine on Tips To Prevent The Common Cold in this edition of / Doctors on Health /.