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What is the difference between the symptoms of allergies and common cold?

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Dr. Anifat Balogun
ENT - Head & Neck Surgery
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In brief: Allergy vs cold

The primary differences between a cold and allergies are fever and a defined length of time within which your cold symptoms will resolve.
There can of course be seasonality to allergy symptoms, as well as specific triggers.

In brief: Allergy vs cold

The primary differences between a cold and allergies are fever and a defined length of time within which your cold symptoms will resolve.
There can of course be seasonality to allergy symptoms, as well as specific triggers.
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