Do we get cold for severe cold weather ?
According to Alternative Medicine, compiled by the Burton Goldberg Group, cold and flu viruses are the most common afflictions attacking the body's upper respiratory tract, with 40% of the U.S. population being stricken with flu each year. The editors explain that, "the common cold and flu are believed by most physicians to be caused by exposure and susceptibility to a variety of common viruses."
Colds and flu are more common in the winter months because people congregate inside, with the doors and windows shut tight, allowing viruses to increase and spread in close quarters. So cover your mouth when you cough This may help some but you can't stop people from touching doorknobs, rub their eyes, shake hands and pass the g ...more