A 38-year-old male asked:
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Is it advisable to exercise (e.G., run, cycle) with a persistent cough and lung congestion? What is the worst thing that could be expected to happen?

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Dr. Oscar Novick
57 years experience in Pediatrics
No: With respiratory congestion running can cause respiratory distress. Wait until you are better.
Answered on Jul 1, 2013
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