The Flu vs. Cold:
Sometimes itGet the Facts About Flu Symptoms
shard to tell whether or not we have
the flu or just a cold.
Check out the information
below to learn what sets the two apart.
What do your symptoms say?
Click the cold or flu buttons to see if you are
showing signs of the flu or a cold. Both can have
similar symptoms. However, symptoms like fever,
body aches, fatigue, and coughing tend to be
more intense with the flu compared with the cold.
In addition, people with colds are more likely to
have extra symptoms like a runny nose.1-4 While
you are sick, limit your contact with others and
discuss your symptoms with your doctor to see
if you should get tested for the flu.
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