How to Differetiate Flu & Cold Symptoms?

In this season, everyone is cautious about flu. How to differentiate flu from normal cold? There’re some difference in the symptoms of the two.
Flu Symptoms
Flu symptoms come all of a sudden, including fevers, body aches, sore throat, coughs. Flu fevers are usually high fevers, which everyone should pay attention to. As the symptoms develop, patients might come up new symptoms including shortness of breath, which is a warning sign of lung infection. The patients might feel dehydrated, dizzy, and even a bit confused.Common Cold

Colds are typically around nose and face, with a sore throat. Fevers of common cold are usually low-grade fever. The symptoms develop gradually. And patients should not feel any labored breath.

 

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