New research shows that a lack of sleep really can make you sick. Sleeplessness can be directly tied to illnesses, like the common cold.
You're not the only one who has suffered from a cough that lingers for weeks. Here's a look at why that might be happening.
You’re feeling pretty lousy. You've got sniffles, sneezing, and a sore throat. Is it a cold, flu, or allergies? Here's a chart that can help you tell.
Instead of an apple a day, could a hug a day keep the doctor away? According to research, hugs for health may not be that far-fetched of an idea.
The negative health effects of international air travel are well-documented - but the common elderberry might be able to provide some relief.
Research shows that zinc acetate lozenges may actually shorten the duration of many common cold sympt
Respiratory syncytial virus, or RSV, is a respiratory virus that infects the lungs and breathing passage, and can be serious, especially for infants.
It’s not just your imagination: The common cold really can spread more in cooler temperatures.
A little teapot - known as a neti pot - has popular with many people to help rinse nasal passages. However, you must use them safely to avoid big problems.
OTC medications can relieve the minor aches and pains associated with conditions such as headaches, fever, colds, flu, arthritis, toothaches and cramps.
How can sniffles and other symptoms arise when it’s not cold and flu season? Is there any way to dodge summertime colds?