common cold

Cold and flu season is here, and people are showing up to work sick

A relic of pre-pandemic days is making its return to the workplace: the office cold. You might remember getting caught in its crosshairs — first, one person shows up with a cough and the sniffles, wearing it all sounds worse than it feels. Within weeks, like clockwork, the bug jumps from desk to desk until …

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Sore throat is one of the most common symptoms that arises with respiratory infections (HT_PRINT)

Your sore throat can determine if you have contracted Covid-19. Here’s how to understand

On similar tracks, the common symptom of common cold – sore throat – can also determine of you have contracted the coronavirus or not. In a recent media briefing World Health Organization (WHO) chief Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus spoke of a new sub-variant of the highly transmissible Omicron variant of Covid-19 that has now been detected …

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