Lots More InformationRelated HowStuffWorks Articles
- Should you really feed a cold?
- Colds and the Flu In-depth
- How Viruses Work
- How Your Immune System Works
- How long can a germ live in a room?
- 5 Old Wives' Tales about Your Health
- Will going out with wet hair really give you a cold?
More Great Links
- National Institutes of Health: The Common Cold
- The Rambling Rhinovirus - light introduction
- Rhinoviruses - deep technical information
- Science Behind the Cure for Common Cold - scientific studies around zinc lozenges