Fathers and mothers from all places and all times ask their children not to go barefoot and to keep warm so as not to catch a cold. In reality, cold or constipation is a disease caused by a virus that is transmitted through the air, by secretions from the body or by contaminated surfaces.
The cold is not the cause of the cold, it's the viruses. But the cold could contribute: there is evidence to suggest that a cold and dry environment promotes infection and infection. In this video of Darwin, I need you, the scientific series of Matter Y THE VIDEO COUNTRY that separates myths from reality, examines the hypotheses that try to explain how cold could favor colds and examine the studies that support them.