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What is the Rihno Virus?
"Rhino" means nose. The rhinovirus is a group of viruses which cause nasal conditions like runny nose, sneezing, and coughing. The common cold is caused by a rhinovirus. The reason that there is no cure for the cold is that rhinovirus mutates very quickly. Each cold is caused by a slightly different rhinovirus! By the time we invented something that would kill one rhinovirus, the cold would have mutated into something else. ...