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Am I Contagious? When to Stay Home Sick - Healthline

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Jul 30, 2015 ... The flu is contagious a day before and five days to a week after its onset. ... Very few of us are able to stay home as long as colds last, but try to ...

When are colds contagious? | Go Ask Alice!

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Jul 30, 2015 ... When is a person with a cold contagious? ... from their sneezing and coughing, insist one is only contagious a week or so before symptoms appear. .... Long- Distance & On-Line Relationships · Nonconsensual Relationships ...

How Long Is a Cold or Flu Contagious? - MedicineNet

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Mar 4, 2016 ... Learn how cold and flu viruses spread, find out when to seek medical care for influenza or a cold, and discover the contagious period for the flu ...

The Flu: How Long Are You Contagious? - WebMD

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Oct 27, 2015 ... Cold, Flu, & Cough. How Long Is the Flu Contagious? Doctors tell ... You're contagious from 1 day before you have any symptoms. You stay ...

Is My Kid Contagious? - Parents

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Wondering whether you need to quarantine your child when she has a cold, an ear ... But symptoms can last for up to two weeks, and he's contagious as long as  ...

'Don't worry, I'm not contagious – and other microbiological ...

www.theguardian.com/science/occams-corner/2014/apr/22/contagious-cold-microbiological-delusion

Apr 22, 2014 ... Jenny Rohn: As the cold season dribbles relentlessly onward, it's worth ... @ palfreyman - I've long since given up trying to tell the teenaged ...

The Contagious Cold Shouldn't Be Ignored - Cold and Flu Center ...

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Jan 30, 2013 ... Find out when a cold is most contagious, how you can catch it, and ... "Even though it is tough on the other staff members, in the long run it's ...

The Claim: A Cold Is Contagious Only Before Symptoms Emerge ...

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Mar 15, 2005 ... Individuals with cold become contagious around day before ... who has picked up the virus actually becomes contagious, and for how long.

Your cold at its most contagious - The Globe and Mail

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Nov 11, 2008 ... If I've had a cold for a week, am I still contagious? ... to some degree with a vaccine, there is no long-lasting immunity to the common cold.

Common cold - NHS Choices

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Read all about the common cold, including what the symptoms are, how it's spread, ... or an elderly person, or if you have a long-term illness such as a lung condition. ... In general, a person becomes contagious from a few days before their ...

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How Long Is a Cold Contagious? - Verywell

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Oct 4, 2016 ... Does coughing and sniffing with a cold mean you are contagious? Find out how long you should stay at home to avoid spreading your germs to ...

Common cold: MedlinePlus Medical Encyclopedia

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Jan 31, 2015 ... Read our article and learn more on MedlinePlus: Common cold. ... People are most contagious for the first 2 to 3 days of a cold. A cold is most ...

Health Answers: When and for how long is a cold contagious? - The ...

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Feb 16, 2014 ... A: Your cold may be contagious just before symptoms appear and after ... The duration of colds varies widely, but most people will have strong ...