Health Tip of the Week, Sponsored by Baton Rouge General: Antibiotics can’t shorten the course of the common cold

    Dr. Kenny Cole A cold is caused by a virus or allergies that inflame the lining of the nose and throat, normally lasting 7 to 10 days.¬†Antibiotics do not kill viruses or help with allergy symptoms…

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