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Infectious Diseases and Illnesses - Flu and More

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  • A Cure for the Common Cold
    There is still no cure for the common cold. However, some simple home remedies can provide relief and there are practical ways to avoid catching a cold in the first place. [Audio file included!]

  • Influenza - Its Signs and Symptoms
    Influenza is virus based, spreading from contact wiht people coughing and sneezing. Typically, the incubation period for the disease is about 1 to 4 days. And on average, 2 days is the norm.