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Antibiotics DON’T cure flu and bacteria NOT humans become resistant, say WHO experts – as they warn of ‘post-antibiotic era’ where common colds will kill again

Article in the Daily Mail by Lizzie Parry WHO launches new campaign to raise awareness of antibiotic resistance Survey reveals 64% of people think the drugs can treat colds and flu But antibiotics have no impact at all against viruses … Continue reading

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GP, Dr Mike Dixon, recommends herbal medicines for colds and depression

Taken from feature in Daily Mail by Helen Foster Dr Mike Dixon, a GP in Cullompton, Devon, and chairman of the College of Medicine, says he is a ‘fan’ of herbal medicines because they are ‘safe, help to encourage self-care … Continue reading

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Dealing with childhood coughs and colds

Feature on mummyfever.co.uk Just as I thought the better weather was upon us here and we could bid farewell to winter colds, two of the children have come down with a nasty cough and cold. I am not a fan … Continue reading

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Expert recommends Pelargonium to stop coughs and colds in their tracks

Feature in Daily Mail How to beat coughs and sneezes: The reason you get every cold going… and ten ingenious ways to fight off sniffles The cold season is fast upon us. A lucky few might skip through to next … Continue reading

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Kaloba – the No.1 way to boost your immunity

“7 ways to boost your immunity” article in Woman’s Own (1st October edition) 1. Natural Remedy There’s still no cure for the common cold, but that’s not to say there won’t be in the future. While we wait, however, research … Continue reading

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Back-to-school: 5 top tips for keeping healthy

Feature on http://www.femalefirst.co.uk by Lucy Cummins Thousands of children will be making their way to school for the new term this week and with the excitement of a new uniform and a new teacher, all too often, the buzz is … Continue reading

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GPs dishing out MORE antibiotics just to treat colds: Number given treatment by doctors rose by 40 per cent between 1999 and 2011

Article in the Daily Mail by Jenny Hope – Study found that up to 51% of patients given antibiotics for minor illness – Some surgeries gave the drugs to two thirds of cough and cold sufferers – Colds are usually … Continue reading

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