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Dec 17, 2014 05:19 AM ET
They might share many of the same symptoms, but the cold and the flu really are two very different things, starting with what causes them. Trace explains what you can and can't do when either of them comes calling your name.
Sep 8, 2014 02:15 PM ET // Sheila M. Eldred
Hundreds of children in the United States are being hospitalized for with a serious respiratory illness known as Enterovirus D68. Continue reading →
Feb 5, 2014 06:38 AM ET
The body burns energy to keep you warm through a process called "temperature training," and Trace is here to tell you how getting use to the cold will help you burn away those unwanted calories.
Jan 28, 2014 07:20 AM ET // Bahar Gholipour, LiveScience
Washing hands and taking zinc may be the best ways to avoid getting the common cold, and over-the-counter pain relievers are the recommended treatments to alleviate the symptoms.
Jan 14, 2014 09:10 AM ET // Emily Sohn
On a cold, crisp day, there are fewer smells to be smelled and our noses become less sensitive to smells.
Oct 18, 2013 11:20 AM ET // Douglas Main, LiveScience Staff Writer
Exposure to cold and consumption of chemicals found in chili peppers both appear to increase the number and activity of so-called brown fat cells.
Jan 5, 2012 02:53 PM ET // Trace Dominguez
The amount of mucus you get when you're sick can be frightening, but it's purpose is to help. Here's a look at how it works.