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Article imageTerry Graedon - October 19, 2023
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Article imageJoe Graedon - November 6, 2023 - 15 comments

Home Remedies or Brand Names for the Common Cold?

Traditional cold and cough remedies may be at least as effective as the typical drugstore treatments but with fewer side effects.

Joe Graedon - September 24, 2023

Reader Spanks Us Over Phenylephrine Decongestant!

Joe Graedon - September 14, 2023

Is Phenylephrine a Worthless Decongestant?

Terry Graedon - May 25, 2023

Show 1274: Can We Make Sick Buildings Healthy? (Archive)

Joe Graedon - May 8, 2023

Can You Boost Your Immune System with Extra Zinc?

Joe Graedon - April 20, 2023

Is There a Natural Herbal Remedy for Colds?

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Terry Graedon - April 3, 2023

Zinc for the Common Cold

Scientific studies show the benefits of zinc for the common cold are modest but real. They don't yet show the best dose.

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Joe Graedon - March 27, 2023

Vicks on the Feet Calms Night Cough: Not a Placebo!

Many health professionals insist that home remedies are placebos. What if there were an explanation for Vicks on the feet to calm a cough?