It has been confirmed that cold viruses are transmitted more by touch than by breath. Also people are most infectious just before symptoms fully emerge. Therefore anyone practicing aikido (with partners/uke) is virtually assured of passing it on. I do not wish that for my fellow kohai/sempai.
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AikiWeb Poll for the week of October 5, 2003:
Would you go to aikido training if you had a cold?
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