A 30-year-old female asked:
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I have the flu I cough a lot of flem I have loss of appetite My ears are clogged is it best I go to hospital I have fever ?

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Dr. Vythilingam Alagappan
38 years experience in Bariatrics
No need: If you are a healthy man you should be able to get over a flu without any medical treatment If you have a true flu you will have very high fever and body aches out of proportion It will last for 2-4 days but the tiredness and fatigue can last up to 2 weeks
Answered on Apr 20, 2019

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