All That Shivers Is Not A Cold

You wake up one morning with a sore, scratchy throat, feeling a little run down. The next night, your throat pain gets even worse, and you experience mild fever, with sweats and chills. Your nose is a little stuffy and runny. Your muscles ache. You're feeling even more tired. After a few days, your symptoms […]

Q: How can I tell if I have a cold or an allergy?

How can I tell if I have a cold or an allergy? A: Allergies are more common after exposure to certain environments, such as spring pollens, cats, or dust. You can suffer from sneezing, watery, itchy, runny eyes, or nasal congestion. Colds usually progress and improve over a course of 3-5 days, typically with fever, […]

When Your Cold Is Not A Cold

It’s cold and flu season again, and for many of you, drinking lots of liquids, getting enough sleep and eating chicken soup will be enough to bring you back to health. But for some others, you’ll have persistent or lingering problems that may make you wonder, could it be something else? Whether it’s a chronic […]