The peak of colds occurs in the winter or off-season. No wonder. An organism weakened by exposure to cold, a deficiency of vitamins, is an easy target for bacteria and viruses. However, doctors claim that respiratory diseases are found not only in winter, but also in the heat.
Why does a cold occur in the summer when the body warms up in the sun and is saturated with fresh fruits, berries, vegetables? How to deal with such a disease?
Causes of the common cold
The common cold is called acute respiratory disease. Their causative agents are viruses and bacteria. These pathogenic agents never disappear from the environment and are able to be active at any time of the year.
What triggers a summer cold
In winter, the immune system under the influence of hypothermia, a lack of vitamins is weakened. She can no longer repel harmful agents. Viruses enter the body and begin to multiply rapidly. A person gets sick. The main reason for the common cold in the summer is also a decrease in the protective functions of the body. But the mechanisms that trigger such a process are somewhat different. Continue reading