Last Updated: Monday, February 24, 2014, 14:38
A new study has found that for people seeking a natural treatment for the common cold, some preparations containing the plant Echinacea work better than nothing, yet "evidence is weak".
Last Updated: Tuesday, February 11, 2014, 12:46
British researchers have engineered a new compound, which can prevent people from catching the cold virus by blocking its transmission to others.
Last Updated: Tuesday, February 04, 2014, 13:46
A new study has revealed that the more common colds and viral infections a woman has during pregnancy, the higher the risk her baby will have asthma.
Last Updated: Tuesday, January 28, 2014, 13:26
A new study has revealed that while zinc may be best for prevention, acetaminophen, ibuprofen and perhaps antihistamine-decongestant combinations are the recommended treatments.
Last Updated: Tuesday, January 14, 2014, 18:04
Think twice if you find alcohol the solution for keeping your body warm during winter. Medical experts caution that, apart from the common cold and cough, winter is also the time when more heart attacks occur.
Last Updated: Tuesday, October 29, 2013, 11:13
Scientists have constructed a three-dimensional model of the pathogen that shows why there is no cure yet for the common cold.
Last Updated: Saturday, July 27, 2013, 21:02
Saudi Arabia says one more man has died from a new respiratory virus related to SARS, bringing to 39 the number of deadly cases in the kingdom at the center of the growing outbreak.
Last Updated: Wednesday, April 24, 2013, 19:01
Symptoms of the common cold are low-grade fever, sneezing , watery eyes, runny nose, stuffy nose, body aches, headache, fatigue, sore throat, and cough.