Colds Topic Guide
Colds: The cold is the most commonly occurring illness in the entire world, with more than 1 billion colds per year reported in the United States alone. Symptoms and signs include fever, cough, sore throat, headache, sneezing, and runny nose. Treatment involves drinking plenty of fluids and taking cough, fever, and pain medications.
Common Cold FAQs The common cold is a highly contagious, widespread infectious disease caused by hundreds of different types of germs. Get answers to frequently asked questions (FAQs) about the common cold.
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