The Weather Channel

8 Easy Tricks to Fight a Cold
by By Jeffrey Kopman on 2014-11

You’ll Want to Try These the Next Time You’re Sick

this is a override

It’s Monday morning, and you just woke up from a restless night of sleep. But you’re not just fighting your usual fatigue — something else is wrong. There is a slight scratch at the back of your throat, a nagging cough and a feeling that an inevitable winter cold is coming.

It’s not the end of the world, but you know the next few days won’t be fun, and you’re not sure what to do.

“Sometimes you can’t [fight off a cold], and you need to let it run its course [for] three to five days,” Angela U. Tucker, M.D., clinical assistant professor of family medicine at The Ohio State University Wexner Medical Center in Columbus, Ohio, told “Sometimes, the best thing that we can do is try to treat the symptoms until the illness over. It’s also important to make sure you do all that you can to give your body at chance to fight the cold off naturally.”

There might not be a cure-all for the common cold, but there are ways to treat it, and prevent it from spreading.


About Sylvester

The world will always give you the opportunity to quit. In trying times, too many people quit trying. One of the most powerful success principles ever preach is: Never Give Up!
This entry was posted in HEALTH. Bookmark the permalink.

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in: Logo

You are commenting using your account. Log Out /  Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )


Connecting to %s