The Common Cold – It’s That Time of Year!
Common colds are minor viral infections of the nose and throat and are highly contagious.
Though Sir William Osler famously said, “The only way to treat the common cold is with contempt,” most of us seek ways to relieve its symptoms. In fact, in the US, colds account for more doctor visits than any other condition.
To prepare for “the season,” take the quiz to check your knowledge on terms associated with the common cold.
Click anywhere on the image below for more information from the American Lung Association on symptoms, prevention, and complications of the common cold.