Symptoms, remedies, treatments and care for Common Cold

Common Cold

Common cold, also known simply as a cold, is a viral infectious disease of the upper respiratory tract that primarily affects the nose. The throat, sinuses, and voice box may also be affected. Symptoms of a common cold usually appear one to three days after exposure to a cold-causing virus. They may include running nose, stuffy nose, sore throat, cough, congestion, sneezing. Sometimes there may be mild headache or very slight fever.


Take lemon and honey  Popularity: 86  Effectiveness: 3.5  
Drink ginger tea  Popularity: 66  Effectiveness: 4.1  
Inhale steam  Popularity: 62  Effectiveness: 0.8  
Take pepper  Popularity: 56  Effectiveness: 2.1  
Eat honey  Popularity: 52  Effectiveness: 3.0  
Eat garlic  Popularity: 48  Effectiveness: 3.8  
Drink chicken soup  Popularity: 41  Effectiveness: 3.5  
Drink red onion soup  Popularity: 41  Effectiveness: 2.9  
Drink apple cider vinegar  Popularity: 31  Effectiveness: 3.3  
Take cinnamon  Popularity: 20  Effectiveness: 2.8  
Take Zinc supplement  Popularity: 15  Effectiveness: 3.8  
Take turmeric  Popularity: 6  Effectiveness: 3.2  
Drink mullein tea  Popularity: 0  Effectiveness: 0.0  

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