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American Lung Association: "A Survival Guide for Preventing and Treating Influenza and the Common Cold."
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention: "Cold Versus Flu;" "Influenza Symptoms and Laboratory Diagnostic Procedures;" "What You Should Know About Flu Antiviral Drugs;" "Questions and Answers: Cold versus Flu;" "Questions and Answers: Swine Flu and You;" "Key Facts about Swine Influenza (Swine Flu);" "CDC Clean Hands Campaign;" "Clean Hands Save Lives;" and "Stop the Spread of Germs."
FDA: "Colds and Flu: Time Only Sure Cure" and "Hand Washing."
National Jewish Medical and Research Center: "Is It a Cold or the Flu?"
UpToDate: "Clinical Manifestations and Diagnosis of Influenza in Adults;" "The Common Cold in Adults: Diagnosis and Clinical Features;" and "The common cold in children: Clinical features and diagnosis."
MMWR Recomm Rep: "Prevention and Control of Seasonal Influenza with Vaccines."
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