ARTICLES RELATING TO COLDS

Chilled white tomato soup

2012-09-25 11:48

A chilled soup that's perfect for hot Summer days.

12 top snot tips

2014-02-19 10:18

What to do when the Snot Monster runs riot in your child’s early years.

Ease back into fitness after flu

2013-02-20 11:30

Although physical activity can help boost your immune system, people who are sick should tone down their workout or skip it altogether, experts advise.

Blame common colds on your chromosome 'caps'

2013-02-20 11:28

Study of young adults suggests DNA 'telomeres' may determine who's vulnerable.

Fruits and berries boost winter health

2011-06-20 00:00

Are you being plagued by colds and flu? Turn to the abundant supply of fresh fruits and berries that are on sale in the South African winter, says DietDoc.

Echinacea ineffective for childhood colds

2014-07-16 10:39

Echinacea, one of the most common herbal remedies, was found not to be effective in treating upper respiratory tract infections in children.

Fruits and berries boost winter health

2014-08-05 09:05

Are you being plagued by colds and flu? Turn to the abundant supply of fresh fruits and berries that are on sale in the South African winter, says DietDoc.

What to do to beat the flu

2014-08-14 09:18

Do these things every day and you will reduce your chances of getting flu.

Mystery virus outbreak in the US sends scores to hospital

2014-09-09 08:42

A respiratory virus has stricken more than 1 000 children across 10 states in the US, causing many to wind up in the hospital and prompting concerns of a wider outbreak.

Why colds can cause asthma attacks

2014-10-02 09:48

Scientists have discovered a molecule that may play a significant role in the effect that colds may have on people suffering from asthma.

 

The worst thing about winter

2014-07-17 09:58

Some tips and tricks to help your children with colds and flu.

Are your kids in danger of flu?

2011-07-20 11:36

Back to school means back to catching every bug. Here’s how to protect your child.

In bed with a cold?

2013-06-13 09:47

Colds are as much a part of winter as soup and scarves. Fortunately, over-the-counter remedies can sort out most colds – or, at least, relieve the symptoms.

What to do to beat the flu

2010-05-17 00:00

Do these things every day and you will reduce your chances of getting flu.

5 immune-boosting tips

2013-04-16 12:21

There is much you can do to avoid falling victim to colds and flu this winter.

How to beat colds and flu naturally

2014-02-26 13:30

Do you suffer from colds and flu every year? There is much you can do to help your body recover naturally, and to avoid getting it in the first place.

Don't be hasty to have your kids admitted

2014-08-05 08:41

According to a study, about a third of children admitted to hospital for viral infections develop respiratory issues.

Most South Africans go to work when they have the flu

2014-08-13 12:54

According to a just-released survey, South Africans won’t let a cold or flu get the better of them with 8 in 10 determined to go to work even though they’re as sick as a dog – a phenomenon known as "presenteeism".

Pregnant moms' colds may cause asthma in offspring

2014-02-05 10:24

Research indicates that the more colds and other viral infections a woman has during pregnancy, the more likely her child is to have asthma.

HIV/Aids and flu

2014-04-23 14:29

People living with HIV/Aids have an increased risk of flu complications. For this reason, experts strongly recommend the flu shot at the start of the influenza season.

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