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37degC fever for 8 days, body aches, running nose for 4 days, neck ache but no headache. Is it normal to have a fever for so long?

Be aware. That 37 degrees celsius is considered within the range of normal. While everyone runs at slightly different baseline temperatures it would be uncommon that 37oC would be considered a fever. Nonetheless it doesn't mean that you don't have something going on, but it possible it is just a nonspecific viral illness. If you are that worried seek an inperson evaluation just to make sure things are OK. Read more...

Slight sore throat, pounding, dull, achy headache, running nose, sneezing, and muscle aches (back of neck and lower back) flu?

Yes, flu. Seasonal flu is very common viral infection. Usually the condition resolves on its own with home care. Drink water and get a good rest. NSAIDs (e.g. Aleve) are also recommended every 6 hours. If concerned, see your PCP after 4 days or so. Read more...

Cough, headache, sore throat, running nose, no fever, what to do?

Maybe strep, etc... Nose and throat symptoms can be from cold viruses, strep throat, allergies, etc... It can be difficult to tell what the cause is. If symptoms only last 1-2 days, it was likely allergies, irritation, or a mild cold. Doctors have rapid 5-minute tests for strep, so a primary care doctor can diagnose strep and start antibiotics "right away", which means within the first 3 days of strep symptoms. Read more...

Hey! I've got a minor headache, sore throar and running nose. What could I use to not get seriously ill with flu or angina?

Flu. You have the signs of a minor viral illness affecting your upper respiratory tract. There is no way to prevent the onset of a flu at this point ( a viral illness) although you may try the influenze vaccine once you are over current symptoms. The best policy is to attempt relief of your symptoms using mucinex, (guaifenesin) sudafed and nasal saline spray. If the discharge turns yellow visit your dr. For antibiot. Read more...

Bad cold. Running nose. Sore throat. Headache. Taken azee 500. Crocin cold & flu. Not helped. Wat shud I do..

Some other tips. Tips: sore throat – gargle with warm salt water (1/2 tsp salt in 8 oz of water). Get strep test/culture if very sore. Congestion – saline nose drops or netti pot. For anti-inflammatory effect & mobilizing mucus- homemade chicken noodle soup. Hydrate- lots of water/clear broth/ add honey & a small amt. Of lemon juice to chamomile tea. Rest. Read more...

What's the best remedy for an oncoming flu? Sore throat running nose and headache.

Rest. If you haven't had the flu vaccine it's probably too late. It might also be another cause. Regardless, rest, fluids, and fever control are the best options. Read more...