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Cold versus flu? What are the differences between cold and flu symptoms?

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Dr. Boris Ripa
Pediatrics

In brief: Cold is mildler

Last few day with fever les then 102f flu on the other hand lasts longer with temp up to 103-104, lasts longer and gives more complications.

In brief: Cold is mildler

Last few day with fever les then 102f flu on the other hand lasts longer with temp up to 103-104, lasts longer and gives more complications.
Dr. Boris Ripa
Dr. Boris Ripa
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Dr. Geoffrey Rutledge
Internal Medicine

In brief: The

The common cold and the flu are different illnesses caused by different viruses, but they share similar symptoms: cough, sore throat, sneezing, fever, runny or stuffy nose, body aches, chills, tiredness, diarrhea, and vomiting.
Some general differences to look for: common cold:.

In brief: The

The common cold and the flu are different illnesses caused by different viruses, but they share similar symptoms: cough, sore throat, sneezing, fever, runny or stuffy nose, body aches, chills, tiredness, diarrhea, and vomiting.
Some general differences to look for: common cold:.
Dr. Geoffrey Rutledge
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