- Wash hands frequently.
- Avoid touching the nose, mouth, and eyes.
- Do not share utensils or towels with anyone.
- Wear gloves while in public places, such as public transportation during the winter cold season.
- There is no vaccine to prevent colds. There are two major reasons vaccines are not being sought for colds. First, almost every person
who gets a cold recovers without any complications, and second, with over 250 viral types, producing an effective vaccine against most or all viral types is nearly impossible with current techniques.
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