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Can i play in today's soccer game with these symptoms: congestion, headache, feel stuffy in one ear.. Just a cold or more ?

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In brief: Check for difference

It's important to know the difference between flu and cold symptoms.
A cold is a milder respiratory illness than the flu. While cold symptoms can make you feel bad for a few days, flu symptoms can make you feel quite ill for a few days to weeks. The flu can also result in serious health problems such as pneumonia and hospitalizations. Flu symptoms are usually more severe than cold symptoms and com.

In brief: Check for difference

It's important to know the difference between flu and cold symptoms.
A cold is a milder respiratory illness than the flu. While cold symptoms can make you feel bad for a few days, flu symptoms can make you feel quite ill for a few days to weeks. The flu can also result in serious health problems such as pneumonia and hospitalizations. Flu symptoms are usually more severe than cold symptoms and com.
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