Odds ratios for developing a cold for participants with chronic stressors lasting ≥3 months compared with those without chronic stressors

VariablesAdjusted odds ratios*95% CI
*Adjusted for control variables.
Chronic stress (CS)2.91.39 to 5.88
CS adjusted for health practices2.21.02 to 4.61
CS adjusted for endocrine and immune markers2.71.26 to 5.70
CS adjusted for personality2.7 1.30 to 5.60
CS adjusted for social network ties2.61.27 to 5.48