• Flu/Cold/Cough Allergies

    Whether It’s Flu, Cough, Cold And Allergies, Our Healthcare Specialists Provide Reliable Care For Your Peace Of Mind

     

    Flu, cough, cold, and allergies can make one feel lousy, down, and irritable. Windermere Medical Group offer proper care for all these illnesses by first assessing the symptoms, finding the root cause, and forming a treatment plan.

  • Major Symptoms

    Often, people get confused between flu, cold, and allergies since the symptoms are often similar. Here are common symptoms generally experienced during these conditions:

     

    Symptoms

    Flu

    Cold

    Allergies

    Cough

    Common and could become severe

    Common

    Sometimes

    Chest Discomfort

    Common

    Mild

    Rare, except asthma related allergies

    Extreme Exhaustion

    Mostly at the start of illness

    Never

    Never

    Fatigue, Weakness

    Common and could last for a few weeks

    Sometimes

    Sometimes

    Fever

    Often and can last for a few days

    Rare

    Never

    General Aches and Pains

    Often and can become severe

    Sometimes

    Never

    Headache

    Common

    Rare

    Rare

    Sneezing

    Sometimes

    Usually

    Usually

    Sore Throat

    Sometimes

    Common

    Sometimes

    Stuffy and Runny Nose

    Sometimes

    Common

    Common

     

    Our Team Examines The Symptoms Properly To Diagnoses The Illness To Create The Treatment Plan.

     

    Treatment

    Once the illness has been diagnosed by our team, the treatment place is created accordingly. The treatment typically include:

    • Flu: Aspirin, antiviral medications, medications for fever, pain, and aches. Moreover, the patient is advised to stay hydrated and get rest.
    • Cold: Decongestants, aspirin, medications for fever, pain, and aches. Moreover, the patient is advised to stay hydrated and get rest.
    • Allergies: Decongestants, nasal steroids, antihistamines, and the patients are advised to avoid allergens.

     

    Prevention

    The best treatment is prevention of these illnesses. Here are some tips to help you prevent getting a cold, flu, cough, and allergies:
    • Get flu vaccination every year
    • Keep your hands washed
    • Avoid close contact with people with flu and cold
    • Identify allergens and avoid them. These might include pet dander, mold, dust mites, and pollen
     

    When to See A Doctor

    Usually, flu, cold, cough, and even allergies can be managed by the patient and could go away within a week. However, if the symptoms show no signs of improving, it is important to get immediate medical health. 
    A doctor’s visit is crucial if you are experiencing:
    • Symptoms worsening over the weeks
    • Breathing difficulties 
    • Growing chest pain
    • Extremely high fever
    • Sinuses pain 
    • Coughing up blood
    • Confusion and/or dizziness
    • Severe vomiting 
    • Swollen glands 

    Our Specialists Provide Unparalleled Dedication And Care Services To You And Your Family.

     

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