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Cold, Flu, & Cough Health Center

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  1. Common Cold Symptoms: What’s Normal, What’s Not

    Are your symptoms those of a common cold, or do you have something else? Find out when to seek care for cold symptoms.

  2. Flu Shot: The Vaccine and Its Side Effects

    You’ve heard that you need a flu shot. But which one is best? What are the side effects? Get the facts.

  3. Myths and Facts About Your Immune System

    WebMD separates myths from facts about keeping the immune system strong.

  4. Complications of the Common Cold

    The common cold is usually no cause for concern, but it can sometimes lead to other infections that require a trip to the doctor.

  5. Keeping Catchy Infections Contained

    There’s a bug going around, but don’t let it get you. Learn how to steer clear of catchy infections.

  6. How Long Is the Flu Contagious?

    The flu is contagious. Here’s what you need to know to help stop the spread.

  7. Why You Cough

    Get the basics on common triggers, related symptoms, and treatment options for your cough.

  8. What Puts You at Risk for the Flu?

    What puts you at risk for flu? Who’s most likely to catch the virus -- and why.

  9. What Are Your Odds of Getting the Flu?

    Answers to general and specific questions about the flu, including the 2015-16 flu season, the virus's incubation period, and the number of people who die from the flu.

  10. 5 Ways to Get Rid of a Stuffy Nose

    Whether you have a cold or the flu, these simple, cheap, and easy tricks will help you feel less stuffy, fast.

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