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Can a cold be transmitted through sexual intercourse?

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Dr. Graeme Reed
Family Medicine

In brief: Yes

The viruses that cause colds are spread through secretions of the mouth, nose and upper airways.
The close contact during intercourse provides a lot of opportunity for the transfer of these secretions from an infected person to someone who is not infected.

In brief: Yes

The viruses that cause colds are spread through secretions of the mouth, nose and upper airways.
The close contact during intercourse provides a lot of opportunity for the transfer of these secretions from an infected person to someone who is not infected.
Dr. Graeme Reed
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