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Sneezing, sore throat, a stuffy nose, coughing - everyone knows the symptoms of the common cold. It is probably the most common illness. In the course of a year, people in the United States suffer 1 billion colds.

You can get a cold by touching your eyes or nose after you touch surfaces with cold germs on them. You can also inhale the germs. Symptoms usually begin 2 or 3 days after infection and last 2 to 14 days. Washing your hands and staying away from people with colds will help you avoid colds.

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  1. Common Cold (National Library of Medicine)  
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  3. Flu, the Common Cold, and Complementary Health Practices From the National Institutes of Health (National Center for Complementary and Alternative Medicine)  
    ... Vitamin D. Top Complementary Health Approaches and the Common Cold About the Common Cold Cold symptoms usually begin 2 or 3 days ... colds: The MedlinePlus page on colds Understanding the Common Cold , from the National Institute of Allergy and Infectious ...
  4. Facts about the Common Cold (American Lung Association)  
    ... Disease > Influenza > In-Depth-Resources Facts About the Common Cold What is a Cold? Colds are minor infections ... are no antiviral medications available for treating the common cold. Antibiotics are not useful for treating a cold, ...
  5. Common Cold From the National Institutes of Health (National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases)  
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  6. Study Finds Association between Biological Marker and Susceptibility to the Common Cold From the National Institutes of Health (National Center for Complementary and Alternative Medicine)  
    ... Association Between Biological Marker and Susceptibility to the Common Cold Preliminary study results suggest that a biomarker may ... then exposed to a rhinovirus, which causes a common cold, and quarantined for 5 days to see if ...
  7. The common cold usually causes a runny nose, nasal congestion, and sneezing. You may also have a sore throat, cough, ... It is called the “common cold” for good reason. There are over one billion colds in the United States each year. You and your children will ...
  8. ClinicalTrials.gov: Common Cold From the National Institutes of Health (National Institutes of Health)  
  9. Common Cold in Babies (Mayo Foundation for Medical Education and Research)  
  10. Common Cold (Mayo Foundation for Medical Education and Research)  
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