Health Rules You Can Bend - Colds
WebMD health feature series: 12 health rules you can bend.
Stay away from people with
Unless you have lung disease or bad asthma, it’s fine to be around people
"No one should be so health obsessed as to engage in antisocial behavior,"
says Norman H. Edelman, MD, chief medical officer of the American Lung
Still, you don't want to catch a cold. So be sure to wash your hands
afterward with soap and warm water or use a hand sanitizer, because cold germs
spread through contact.
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