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What Puts You at Risk for the Common Cold?

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Older Adults Have an Increased Risk of Colds continued...

On an added note, friends are good medicine, especially during cold season. So, if you do nothing else, maintain good social support to help avoid getting too sick with colds this year!

 

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Reviewed by Varnada Karriem-Norwood, MD on July 14, 2014
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