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What Kind Of Flu Do I Have
Complicated: Bird influenza is rare and human to human transmission does not seem to occur as effectively as with other strains (serotypes). It does have a higher mortality rate among the relatively few persons who have unfortunately been documented to be infected. Symptoms of influenza can be diverse, as can the complications and include fever, chills, aches, GI symptoms, cough, etc. ...Read more
Just found out I have flu type A, first time ever had flu. How long does it last? Is type A the milder one u can have?
I have difficulty to breath each time after I have flu , and it continues for months,it feels like there is something jelly kind liquid , what to do?
Fever is expected: High fevers are expected with flu type a and flu type b. The most important thing to do is keep your child comfortable during the fever and make sure he stays hydrated. Use tylenol (acetaminophen) or Motrin to help bring the fever down and make sure he drinks plenty of fluids. ...Read moreSee 4 more doctor answers