Colds and Common Colds

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UK sources of information and / or support

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Patient UK

Has information leaflets on Common Cold, Coughs and Colds in Children and Upper Respiratory Tract Infection.

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Respiratory Tract Infections

A patient guide to complement the NICE guideline of the same name for health professionals.

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Catch it, Bin it, Kill it - Respiratory and hand hygiene campaign (2008/09)

Information from the Department of Health.

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The Battle Against Colds and Flus

Information the PAGB (Proprietary Association of Great Britain) who represents the manufacturers of over-the-counter medicines and food supplements in the United Kingdom.

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Catarrh

Information from NHS Choices - the government's patient information portal.

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Cold, common

Information from NHS Choices - the government's patient information portal.


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More detailed medical information

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