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Will exposure to the sun help with common cold?

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Dr. Heidi Fowler
Psychiatry 25 years experience
NO: While it may feel pleasant, it will not cause the cold to resolve any quicker.
Dr. Anatoly Belilovsky
Pediatrics 35 years experience
Maybe.: Sun exposure treats seasonal blues, so whatever your cold symptoms are, they will bother you less after a day out in the sun.

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