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Could leaving the window open during the winter make someone sick?

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Dr. Aaron Milstone
Internal Medicine - Pulmonology

In brief: No it can not

Dating back many years has been the myth of catching a chill.
Most infections are viral or bacterial and can be spread by touching/contact or by airborne routes. Exposure to air from an open window will not make you ill.

In brief: No it can not

Dating back many years has been the myth of catching a chill.
Most infections are viral or bacterial and can be spread by touching/contact or by airborne routes. Exposure to air from an open window will not make you ill.
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