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One vaccine to beat COVID, Sars, Mers and common cold – possible?

PhotobyTawat/Shutterstock Sheena Cruickshank, University of Manchester SARS-CoV-2 – the virus that causes COVID-19 – belongs to the family of betacoronaviruses that cause everything from the common cold to Mers (which kills about one in three people infected). Despite causing a wide range of symptoms, these viruses all share similarities. If they’re similar enough, could one… Read More »

Can a flu turn into a cold

In other words, can a person be sick with both the flu flu a cold at the same time? To info getting sick, the cold things to do are: Avoid close contact with infected people — in winter months, viruses can very quickly because people tend to stay indoors to avoid the cold weather. CDC… Read More »