How to use Colds in a sentence

colds
  • You may be more susceptible to colds or other infections, or become more accident-prone.

    2
    0
  • Colds, however, are milder and more likely to cause a runny or stuffy nose.

    1
    0
  • He insisted that fresh, cold air was not the cause of colds, and preached zealously the " gospel of ventilation."

    0
    0
  • Saltmaking is by no means an unhealthy trade, some slight soreness of the eyes being the only affection sometimes complained of; indeed the atmosphere of steam saturated with salt in which the workmen live seems specially preservative against colds, rheumatism, neuralgia, &c.

    0
    0
  • Infection by a virus may come from the same virus that causes colds and from an Epstein-Barr virus - the latter causes glandular fever.

    0
    0
    Advertisement
  • Increased susceptibility to colds, flu, sore throat etc may follow.

    0
    0
  • Most colds are caught by breathing in droplets that contain the virus which have been breathed or sneezed out by someone with a cold.

    0
    0
  • Wheezing in children is most often caused by colds rather than by asthma.

    0
    0
  • Unfortunately, your baby will suffer occasional bouts with childhood illnesses, such as colds, ear infections, sore throats, stomach viruses, etc. You'll want to keep him as comfortable as possible and well-hydrated.

    0
    0
  • Keeping your cat safe indoors, where its exposure to other animals and possible agents of infection is limited, is the first line of defense against colds and influenza viruses.

    0
    0
    Advertisement
  • There are teas that you can make to cure a headache, teas that induce relaxation, and teas to cure colds.

    0
    0
  • The Huntington College of Health Sciences adds that ginger may be effective in shortening the duration of colds and flu.

    0
    0
  • Cayenne helps to clear up a stuffy nose or the chest congestion associated with colds and flu.

    0
    0
  • Natural sinus relief herbs help clear the sinus congestion and headaches that accompany colds, while elderberry tincture is a time-honored remedy for the flu.

    0
    0
  • It can be taken during colds to help relieve coughing and it can also be used to calm down ulcers.

    0
    0
    Advertisement
  • In the Ayurveda methods of treatment used by ancient India cultures, cinnamon was heavily used as a tool for improving diabetes, colds and indigestion.

    0
    0
  • While limited scientific studies have been done on the benefits of goldenseal, a long history of use by Native American tribes of North America make goldenseal a popular choice for colds, flu, and various infections diseases.

    0
    0
  • It's frequently combined with other herbs in formulas marketed to fight colds and other disorders.

    0
    0
  • Since ancient times, herbalists recommended cinnamon as an antimicrobial agent, to treat exhaustion and tiredness, for stomach upsets, colds and other upper respiratory ailments.

    0
    0
  • Colds and Flu-By encouraging perspiration, ginger may help individuals detoxify from unwanted germs and overcome illness.

    0
    0
    Advertisement
  • Another natural antihistamine, scutellaria, also known as skullcap, can also protect you from colds and flu.

    0
    0
  • The Hyland's Homeopathic Remedy Chest contains 29 different remedies to treat everything from headaches to coughs and colds.

    0
    0
  • Windflower is commonly used on women and children to treat infection, colds and coughs, particularly if the symptoms get worse at night.

    0
    0
  • If you tear frequently due to seasonal allergies or frequent colds, you'll benefit from a mascara that won't budge.

    0
    0
  • You may also find that you are susceptible to colds and other illnesses when you are under a lot of stress or feeling anxious.

    0
    0
    Advertisement
  • This makes you susceptible to illness such as colds and flu, and puts your body at risk for more serious medical disorders such as high blood pressure, diabetes,and heart disease.

    0
    0
  • Your immune system is weakened making you more susceptible to catching colds, the flu and other communicable diseases.

    0
    0
  • By beginning to take garlic supplements about three weeks before cold and flu season starts and continuing the dose throughout the season may mean fewer colds.

    0
    0
  • Vitamin C is an antioxidant that helps with iron absorption, healing, repairing tissue and bone, and can even help to prevent certain cancers, colds and flu, and other health conditions.

    0
    0
  • Shortness of breath, bad colds and flu symptoms, yellowish (coffin) fingernails, eyes looking lowly and dimly lit up were signs of the unhealthy aspect of smoking cigarettes.

    0
    0
  • Cough less and have fewer colds and flu symptoms.

    0
    0
  • Or, if you are buying winter wear because you live in a snowy climate, you want to cut down on the amount of winter colds if you can.

    0
    0
  • Many people ingest this herb in pill form regularly in an attempt to avoid colds and other minor illnesses.

    0
    0
  • Ginger is also reported to ease symptoms of colds.

    0
    0
  • Do not avoid taking allergy medicine while on CPAP therapy because allergies and colds can cause sinuses to become plugged as well.

    0
    0
  • Without regular sleep and good eating habits, the body's natural defenses begin to break down and this leads to a higher incidence rate of colds and flu which can contribute to absenteeism, lack of sleep and grouchiness.

    0
    0
  • Asthma, colds, sinus infections, and other conditions that cause nasal or sinus congestion can all lead to snoring.

    0
    0
  • People who tend to have colds or allergies that make it difficult to breath through their nose may find a full face mask to be more comfortable to use during those "stuffy" nights.

    0
    0
  • Blocked nasal passages, caused by colds, allergies or nasal polyps or a deviated septum.

    0
    0
  • A congested or stuffy nose is a common symptom of colds and allergies.

    0
    0
  • These medicines do not cure colds or reverse the effects of histamines, chemicals released as part of the allergic reaction.

    0
    0
  • They will not relieve all of the symptoms associated with colds and allergies, only the stuffiness.

    0
    0
  • Acetaminophen is commonly mixed with other ingredients as part of combinations intended for colds, influenza, and other conditions.

    0
    0
  • It is a symptom of many conditions, but is most often associated with colds or influenza.

    0
    0
  • Sore throats are most common during the winter months when upper respiratory infections (colds) are more frequent.

    0
    0
  • Since both bacterial and viral sore throat are contagious and pass easily from person to person, the doctor will seek information about whether the patient has been around other people with flu, sore throat, colds, or strep throat.

    0
    0
  • Some were widely used as decongestants for colds and allergies.

    0
    0
  • Despite their name, cold sores have nothing to do with colds.

    0
    0
  • Nobody knows what stirs the virus into action, but stress, fever, colds, and sunburn encourage outbreaks.

    0
    0
  • Taking precautions against colds and bronchial infections (washing hands, not sharing dishes, avoiding sick people) can cut down on stridor from infective causes.

    0
    0
  • However, cough medicines may be given if the person cannot rest because of the cough or if the cough is not productive, as is the case with most coughs associated with colds or flu.

    0
    0
  • Others recommend hot tea flavored with honey as a temporary home remedy for coughs caused by colds or flu.

    0
    0
  • Various vitamins, such as vitamin C, or minerals, such as zinc, may be helpful in preventing or treating conditions (including colds and flu) that lead to coughs.

    0
    0
  • Parent should educate their children about good personal hygiene to avoid spreading the germs that cause colds and bronchiolitis.

    0
    0
  • The tetracyclines will not work for colds, flu, and other infections caused by viruses.

    0
    0
  • Many SIDS deaths occur in babies who have recently had colds (a possible reason that SIDS is most prevalent in winter, the time when upper respiratory infections are most frequent).

    0
    0
  • Some people like to add eucalyptus oil to the bathwater to relieve nasal congestion when they are recovering from colds or sinusitis.

    0
    0
  • Perforated eardrum occurs commonly in people of all ages; it is especially common in early childhood when children are exposed regularly to colds and upper respiratory infections in their contact with other children.

    0
    0
  • It may help to be especially watchful for symptoms of colds, sinus infections, and upper respiratory symptoms that may lead to ear infection.

    0
    0
  • The sweat test is administered as soon as CF is suspected, either because of family history or symptoms, such as frequent colds, recurrent lung infections, recurrent diarrhea, difficulty absorbing food, and slower-than-normal growth.

    0
    0
  • Colds are self-limited, lasting about three to 10 days, although they are sometimes followed by a bacterial infection.

    0
    0
  • In the United States, colds are most frequent during the late fall and winter.

    0
    0
  • Likewise, colds that linger beyond a week may indicate sinusitis, and the doctor should be called.

    0
    0
  • Prevention involves the usual standards of good hygiene to cut down on the number of colds an individual catches.

    0
    0
  • Viruses, such as those that cause mumps, measles, influenza, and colds may reach the inner ear following an upper respiratory infection.

    0
    0
  • The most effective preventive strategy includes prompt treatment of middle ear infections, as well as monitoring of patients with mumps, measles, influenza, or colds for signs of dizziness or hearing problems.

    0
    0
  • They also should avoid being near others who have colds or are sick because they can easily acquire new infections.

    0
    0
  • Research has found that pacifier use increases a child's risk of ear infections-acute otitis media, the second most common childhood illness after colds.

    0
    0
  • Symptoms of zinc deficiency include acne, recurrent colds and flu, loss of senses of taste and smell, poor night vision, slow growth, lack of sexual maturation, lack of pubic hair, and small stature.

    0
    0
  • In addition to slow growth, children with PDA may be more susceptible to infections such as colds, pneumonia, and a rare but potentially life threatening infection of the heart called endocarditis.

    0
    0
  • They are also more vulnerable to colds, flu, pneumonia, and other respiratory problems.

    0
    0
  • Concerns about complications are well founded, including increased susceptibility to colds and infections, as well as the presence of chronic conditions.

    0
    0
  • They are meant to be used only to relieve dry, hacking coughs associated with colds and flu.

    0
    0
  • Dextromethorphan is used for the temporary relief of coughs caused by minor throat and bronchial irritation such as may occur with common colds or with inhaled irritants.

    0
    0
  • Also, flu, colds, and other respiratory illnesses seem to occur more often in the winter.

    0
    0
  • Frequent nosebleeds, especially if they are occurring more often and are not due to colds, allergies, or trauma, will need to be seen by a doctor as well.

    0
    0
  • Almost all colds clear up in less than two weeks without complications.

    0
    0
  • Although most colds resolve on their own without complications, they are a leading cause of visits to the doctor and of time lost from work and school.

    0
    0
  • Colds make the upper respiratory system less resistant to bacterial infection.

    0
    0
  • People with colds are contagious during the first two to four days of the infection.

    0
    0
  • Colds pass from person to person in several ways.

    0
    0
  • Colds may also be passed through direct contact.

    0
    0
  • Colds are the most common illness to strike any part of the body, with over one billion colds in the United States each year.

    0
    0
  • Children average six to ten colds a year.

    0
    0
  • Women, especially those aged 20 to 30 years old, have more colds than men, possibly because of their closer contact with children.

    0
    0
  • Repeated exposure to viruses causing colds creates partial immunity.

    0
    0
  • Colds are caused by more than 200 different viruses.

    0
    0
  • Colds make people more susceptible to bacterial infections such as strep throat, middle ear infections, and sinus infections.

    0
    0
  • For children with asthma, colds are a common trigger of asthma symptoms.

    0
    0
  • Colds are diagnosed by observing a child's symptoms.

    0
    0
  • Alternative practitioners emphasize that people get colds because their immune systems are weak.

    0
    0
  • It is not possible to prevent colds because the viruses that cause colds are common and highly infectious.

    0
    0
  • These drugs will not work for colds, flu, and other infections caused by viruses.

    0
    0
  • The lineup include over 1,000 Vitamin World brand items, from specialty whey protein blends for advanced bodybuilders to simple vitamin C tablets to help people fight colds.

    0
    0
  • Some nuggets of wisdom can help you fight colds quicker, others can serve to solve the riddle of stubborn health issues, and yet others are just fun trivia to know.

    0
    0
  • Nobel prize winner and renowned nutrition expert Linus Pauling believed that sufficient doses of vitamin C could cure colds.

    0
    0
  • Vitamin C is well known for helping to protect against colds.

    0
    0
  • In this way, it may help prevent colds and common infections.

    0
    0
  • Vitamin C is recommended for colds and other viruses because of its immune building properties.

    0
    0
  • If you take vitamin C for colds, you're in good company.

    0
    0
  • But like the old wives' tale that going outside with wet hair in winter cause colds, vitamin C may not prevent the common cold at all.

    0
    0
  • It may, however, shorten the duration and severity of colds.

    0
    0
  • Recent research on the use of vitamin C for colds appears to put to rest once and for all the belief that taking supplemental vitamin C prevents the common cold.

    0
    0
  • The reason many people take vitamin C for colds is in the belief that it boosts immune system response.

    0
    0
  • Vitamin C is an antioxidant and aids in the fighting of such illnesses as colds, allergies, flus, and even more severe infections.

    0
    0
  • Additionally, many people believe taking vitamin C supplements can help with common colds, allergies, and even the flu.

    0
    0
  • Every time we open the doors to our homes, we let in germs, bacteria and other irritants that can cause asthma attacks, colds and eye and sinus infections.

    0
    0
  • Bionaire recommends this type of humidifier for people who suffer from colds during the winter months.

    0
    0
  • Rosemary is effective in arthritis, bronchitis and colds.

    0
    0
  • In addition to illnesses such as colds, viruses, and stomach aches, the site also lists such common concerns as swallowed objects and breath holding!

    0
    0
  • Wash your hands frequently to avoid getting colds and flu.

    0
    0
  • You may find yourself fighting more colds and infections than ever due to the lack of vitamins and minerals in your body.

    0
    0
  • Many people suffer from colds and nasal congestion during the winter, which often results in breathing through the mouth instead of the nose.

    0
    0
  • In medicine it acts like other volatile oils and has a reputation as a cure for colds.

    1
    1
  • Even what are known as common colds are probably due chiefly to microbic infection aided by a chill, just as in the case of pneumonia.

    1
    1