Saturday, March 19, 2016

Where have I been?


First of all sorry that I have been M.I.A recently. It's been just over a month since I've last posted a science blog on here.

Click here to see my latest blog post- :)

Within the last month, I came down with the cold, gotten better then suddenly relapsing into another cold, which was 10 times worse than the previous one (imagine coughing continuously - ALL DAY!). Thankfully, I am feeling better now and I am trying to get back into my usual routine. So starting this week expect more regular posting from me!

The funny thing is I have a post on how to prevent cold and flu - and I couldn't prevent it from myself! #NeedMoreImmunity #VitaminC

The science of a "relapsing cold"

Actually, a cold cannot relapse, you've most likely caught another cold virus (unlucky, I know).
F.Y.I  a cold/flu is a virus, not a bacteria, so you won't and cannot be prescribed antibiotics for it. 

This awesome video by ASAP science goes through the different types of cold remedies and which ones work the best and are scientifically proven and even explains a little bit about our immune responses to colds.

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