Is It a Cold or the Flu?
Cold and Flu Prevention, Treatment and Symptoms
-- By Megan Patrick, Staff Writer
Is it a cold or the flu? Our handy charts will quickly help you figure out what type of virus has you in its grip and help you decide how to treat the symptoms. (However, if your symptoms are severe, you may need to visit your doctor.)
Cold and Flu Prevention
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Learn how to protect your family from viruses and other germs and how to safely disinfect your home.
Cold and Flu Symptoms
|caused by a virus||caused by a virus|
Discover the truth behind the biggest cold and flu myths and "healthy" habits that might actually be making you more prone to sickness.
Cold and Flu Treatment
|antibiotics won't help||OTC pain relievers|
|OTC decongestant||antibiotics won't help|
Learn about alternative cold remedies that really work and get tips to boost your immune system.