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I have cold?

I have cold?

Symptoms?: The most common symptoms of a cold are sneezing, running nose, congestion and scratchy throat. Additional symptoms can be coughing, headaches, mucus dripping down the back of the throat, loss of appetite and fever (in children). ...Read more

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What worsens a cold?

What worsens a cold?

Once you have a: Cold, things that can worsen it include getting dehydrated, working yourself too hard (not getting rest), going into extremely cold environment, lack of sleep, tobacco smoke etc. ...Read more

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How come I always feel cold?

How come I always feel cold?

Reasons for feeling: Cold: hypothyroidism, anemia (esp. W low iron or vitamin b 12 deficiency), anorexia (fasting or low body weight), chronic illnesses, chronic pain, hypoglycemia, hypothermia (low body temperature), raynaud's disease, being in cold environment, cold intolerance, anxiety or panic, cardiac or nervous system diseases, some meds as well as both viral ; bacterial infections. ...Read more

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How to have a cold?

How to have a cold?

Not sure what the: Question is. Cold tips: for sore throat – gargle with warm salt water (1/2 tsp salt in 8 oz of water). * for congestion – saline nose drops or a neti pot. *for anti-inflammatory effect ; mobilizing mucus- homemade chicken noodle soup.**for hydration- lots of water. Try clear broth. * add honey ; a small amt. Of lemon juice to chamomile tea. If this answer isn't what you were looking for > re-ask. ...Read more

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I'm always cold why?

Hypothyroid?: You should be seen and examined by a physician. This may be one of several illnesses, most of them quite manageable. Good luck. ...Read more

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Why am I always cold?

Why am I always cold?

Possibly hypothyroid: It is impossible for me to know, though perhaps from looking at your picture it is because you are skiing! But I doubt you are always skiing. The first thing I think of when someone is always cold is hypothyroidism. Have your doc check free T3 (liothyronine) as well as tsh. See http://www. Stopthethyroidmadness. Com/long-and-pathetic/ for a list of other symptoms associated with hypothyroidism. ...Read more

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Is it ok to sunbathe whilst having a cold?

Is it ok to sunbathe whilst having a cold?

If it is not cold: Out, you are well hydrated and use appropriate sun screen - that shouldn't be a problem. ...Read more

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Should I breastfeed if I have a cold?

Should I breastfeed if I have a cold?

Yes: There are very few reasons to stop breastfeeding. The common cold is not one of them.
Even though you may have a cold, you are still providing your infant with precious immunity via your breast milk. I. ...Read more

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Having excess cold?

Having excess cold?

Cold: Cold is a caused by virus. They usually get better in a few days. Treatment is to ease symptoms whilst your immune system clears the infection. Paracetamol or brufen for fever, drinking plenty of fluids, nasal decongestants and rest are the usual recommendations.
http://patient. Info/health/common-cold-and-other-upper-respiratory-tract-infectio ...Read more

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Why my body is cold?

Why my body is cold?

Maybe hypothyroid: I'm not sure if you feel cold, your skin feels cold to the touch or you have a low body temp., but the most common reason is hypothyroidism, as our thyroid sets our rate of basal metabolism (our idle speed). Low temp. May also be associated with chronic infections, esp. Viral & Lyme. Start with thorough thyroid testing including Free & Reverse T3 (liothyronine).
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Why do I feel so cold?

Why do I feel so cold?

Many reasons: Most frequently some people have cold feeling without any known medical problem.Hypothyroidism can cause feeling o f being cold. Weight loss also might cause cold feeling because fat works as an insulation to the body se your pcp for any other problems. ...Read more

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What's good for the cold?

What's good for the cold?

OTC: Since most colds are viral, your best bet is to figure out which of the symptoms of the cold bother you most and go for the best otc medicine that can help you out with that. If not sure, stop by and ask the pharmacist they can usually give pretty good direction. Along with that, patients should get plenty of hydration and don't over exert themselves. ...Read more

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I have cold for 2 years.

I have cold for 2 years.

It's something else: No cold lasts for 2 years- they seldom last 2 weeks.
I don't know your symptoms, but if you have chronic sinus symptoms it could be allergies or chronic sinusitis. If you have a cough you might have tuberculosis.
No matter what, this is not a cold and we can't diagnose you further here. It is important for you to see a good doctor for further evaluation. ...Read more

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Is coldrex any good for cold?

Is coldrex any good for cold?

Coldrex: Coldrex a brand of multi-symptom cold and flu product. Contain paracetamol, an analgesic and antipyretic (it reduces body temperature when you have a fever). Phenylephrine hydrdochloride is a decongestant which unblocks your nose and sinuses.Caffeine is present as a mild stimulant and terpin hydrate isas an expectorant. Ascorbic acid (vitamin c) an added supplement. It treats symptoms only.. ...Read more

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What makes u cold all the time.

What makes u cold all the time.

Cold all the time: You may either be anemic or hypothyroid check wiith your doctor. ...Read more

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What are the symptoms of a cold?

What are the symptoms of a cold?

SYMPTOMS OF COLD: If you mean what we call common cold.The symptoms can vary from just runny nose to sore throat, headache, low grade fever, to cough.It usually does not last for more then 5 to 7 days. If it lasts longer then that then it is more then a cold. ...Read more

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How to not spead a cold to kids?

How to not spead a cold to kids?

Wash your hands: Wash your hands when handling your kid or use sanitizer. ...Read more

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How come I almost always feel cold?

How come I almost always feel cold?

TCM: From a traditional chinese medicine perspective this may be related to a yin imbalance. I liked the explanation in the this article: yin-yang balance and food choice. This is a issue which can be addressed through acupuncture & your diet. You can check it out at: https://www. Acufinder. Com/acupuncture+information/detail/yin-yang+balance+and+food+choice. ...Read more

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I am having cold from last 2months?

Get it evaluated: Then see a doctor and have the problem evaluated. ...Read more