Inside NTFGH &JCH Department of Health & Wellness
At full force, a cough propels thousands of microscopic drops of saliva and germs at speeds of up to
per hour! This is why it is important (and polite) to cover your mouth when you cough to prevent the spread of disease.
n o cou g m hing att er An occasional cough is normal, but one that persists could signal an underlying problem. Find out how to treat a cough at home and when it is time to seek help By Adam Koh IN CON S ULTAT IO N WIT HÂ D R PA L L AV I CH AU D H A RY , R E S IDE N T PHY S ICIA N