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(Science: virology) picornaviridae that largely infect the upper respiratory tract. Include the common cold virus and foot and mouth disease virus.

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... immunity? Your body can't FIGHT or counteract the cold as it fights an infection (unless you are actually talking about the actual COLD a.k.a. rhinovirus, among others), so even if it is true that exercise increases immunity, it doesn't have anything to do with it! You feel hotter when you ...

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by TheVirus
Wed Nov 18, 2009 7:40 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: cold and excersize
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Sometimes the stakes are higher, however. People and pathogens also engage in struggles where the prize is life itself. Each winter, along with the rhinovirus wars, humankind engages in battles with the influenza viruses. The influenza viruses are far more potent than are the rhinoviruses, however. ...

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by bryanwilliamz
Fri Jun 19, 2009 5:57 am
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Topic: malaria
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