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A 23-year-old male asked:

I have a minor head cold right now, like i have a lot of congestion, and i feel a 'pressure' of sorts behind one of my eyes. is this common with colds? is it harmless or should i be worried? will it go away in time, & how do i get rid of the cold?

1 doctor answer1 doctor weighed in
Dr. Clarence Grim
Endocrinology 58 years experience
It is common. A heating pad to the forehead nose and cheeks often helps.
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