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Common Cold

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Transmission

You can get infected by cold viruses by either

  • Touching your skin or environmental surfaces, such as office phones, that have cold viruses on them and then touching your eyes or nose
  • Inhaling drops of mucus full of cold viruses from the air

Last Updated August 17, 2012