Did you know…

November 22, 2011 at 5:15 am Leave a comment

…according to a  survey report on the BBC News website, around 25% of  people surveyed believed that antibiotics will work on ‘flu, colds and coughs.  But they simply don’t work on the viruses which cause ‘flu, colds and coughs, although they can help with secondary infections caused by bacteria as a result of the virus.

Also, on the subject of colds, current thinking is that they are mostly spread by contact, rather than through the air. So keep up the handwashing!

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