A 43-year-old member asked:
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for what length of time can the flu last?

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Dr. Heidi Fowler
24 years experience Psychiatry
Resolution: It may take 6 to 10 days for the flu to resolve.
Answered on May 27, 2013

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A 45-year-old member asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
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Average: It may take 6 to 10 days for the flu to resolve.
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Dr. Heidi Fowler
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Duration: According to the cdc, viral gastroenteritis usually has a duration of one to ten days (depending on the specific virus).
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No: There is no swine flu present this year. Both cause similar symptoms.

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