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HANDLING COUGHS AND COLDS IN THE ELDERLY

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HANDLING COUGHS AND COLDS IN THE ELDERLY

WELCOME TO THIS GUIDE ONHANDLING COUGHS AND COLDSIN THE ELDERLY   As a member of the elderly community or indeed somebody caring for an elderly person, it will give you important information on how to avoid getting sick, and how to care for coughs and colds should they happen. WHY THE ELDERLY ARE MORE VULNERABLE Firstly, it is important to note that the elderly are among the most likely groups of people to get sick. This can be the case for number of reasons, one being that as we get older, our immune systems become weaker. This makes it much...

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