Cold & Flu Facts

  • Difference between Colds and Flu

    Cold

    Symptoms come on gradually:

    1. Rarely have a fever
    2. Head and nose congestion
    3. Headache, body aches are mild
    4. Little Tired
    5. Lasts 7-10 days
    6. Improvement on day 3

    Flu

    Symptoms come on quickly:

    1. Always with a fever (101-103)
    2. Feel sick all over
    3. Entire body aches
    4. Extreme tiredness
    5. Lasts 2-3 weeks
    6. Improvement on day 7

    Best bet still is to get vaccinated against the Flu.