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Deal issues Ebola traveler restrictions

...are sick and you have direct contact with them or their body fluids. It is not nearly as contagious as the flu, the common cold, measles or many other infectious diseases. We have to tailor our approach to the science of Ebola."Those symptoms...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2014-10-27/deal-issues-ebola-traveler-r
Several monitored in Texas Ebola case

...the bus, you are not exposed," Frieden said. "This is not like flu. It is not like measles. It is not like the common cold. It is not as spreadable, it is not as infectious as some of those conditions."The Dallas patient began feeling...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/health/2014-10-02/about-100-monitored-texas-eb
Drug speeds recovery from common cold

...medicine proven to reduce the length and severity of the common cold. Whether this is the long-sought cure is debatable...attempt to prove that the drug speeds recovery from the common cold. Its earlier study fell short of showing a statistically...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2001/12/18/tec_327258.shtml
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Cures for common cold, flu coming within reach

...Some are developing drugs that attempt to block the common cold virus in its tracks by stopping it from multiplying in...Lung Association. While usually a mild illness, the common cold represents a potentially serious problem for the more...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1998/12/10/ent_246998.shtml
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Study: herbal remedy doesn't fight common cold

PHILADELPHIA -- Echinacea, a popular but largely untested herbal remedy for the common cold, showed no benefit when given to a small group of college students with sore throats and stuffy noses, researchers say. University...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2002/12/21/tec_365320.shtml
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Mystery illness appears to be caused by common cold virus

...actually be a new, virulent version of an old enemy: the common cold virus. Officials with the Centers for Disease Control...for SARS or what could be the illness' cousin, the common cold. SARS first gained attention in Hong Kong, Singapore...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2003/03/26/tec_474428.shtml
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Guide helps reduce cold, flu symptoms

...that germy double whammy: the common cold and the more-exotic influenza...victims almost interchangeably, the common cold and influenza, or flu, are distinct...alone will not cause flu or the common cold. For either illness to strike...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1998/01/08/liv_220269.shtml
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Don't let germs hitch a ride

...can help prevent a variety of ailments including the common cold and other infections. Germs accumulate on your hands...another person's hand, who rubs their eyes or nose. The common cold is the leading cause of visits to school health nurses...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2003/10/01/liv_392848.shtml
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More medical professionals try the alternatives

...great equalizer of illnesses, the misery-inducing common cold. Turns out the first-line remedies medical professionals...combines traditional and alternative treatments, says the common cold is one illness for which doctors and patients alike will...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1998/12/10/ent_246999.shtml
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Air pollution makes common cold worse

...relationship between the effects of pollution and some viruses has been noted in the past, but not between pollution and the common cold, said Gern, who was not part of the research team. "We've all been looking for things that seem to make common...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2002/07/25/tec_349620.shtml
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