Difference Between Cold and Flu

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[TD="align: left"] Cold
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[TD="align: left"] Flu[/TD]
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[TD="align: left"]Mainly affects head and throat.[/TD]
[TD="align: left"]May get symptoms throughout the body.[/TD]
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[TD="align: left"]No fever, except toddlers and infants who may show a fever of between 37.5 and 39ºC.[/TD]
[TD="align: left"]An abrupt fever in the 38.5 to 42ºC range.[/TD]
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[TD="align: left"]Nasal stuffiness, sneezing and runny nose, sometimes a throat irritation.[/TD]
[TD="align: left"]Sudden fever followed by flushed face, body aches, headache, lack of energy, and sometimes dizziness and vomiting.[/TD]
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[TD="align: left"]Symptoms begin 1 to 5 days after catching a cold, usually with irritation in the nose or a scratchy feeling in the throat, followed within hours by sneezing and a watery nasal discharge.[/TD]
[TD="align: left"]Symptoms begin within 1 and 3 days – usually fever, tiredness, and muscle aches followed by an increase in respiratory symptoms which can include croup, sore throat, bronchiolitis, ear infection and/or pneumonia.[/TD]
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[TD="align: left"]Usually over in 7 days , although a cough may linger.[/TD]
[TD="align: left"]Symptoms (except a cough) usually disappear within 4 to 7 days. Sometimes the fever returns. The cough and tiredness may last for some weeks.[/TD]
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[TD="align: left"]Very common infectious disease caused by more than 200 different types of viruses.[/TD]
[TD="align: left"]Seasonal flu is preventable. Each year, there are two or three different strains of influenza virus that cause flu. Vaccines are developed to combat the flu strains predicted.[/TD]
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Dear Lavanyap, comaparative statement pottu miga azhagaaga vilakki vitteergal indha fluvukkum coldukkum ulla vithiyaasaththai. migavum useful information. adhuvum andha kuzhandaiyin mugame migavum cute. adhaippaarththaale purinthu gollalaam indha vyaadhiyin kashtththai patri. romba thanks
 

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Useful infos lavs, short n simple.. thanks for sharing..
Dear Lavanyap, comaparative statement pottu miga azhagaaga vilakki vitteergal indha fluvukkum coldukkum ulla vithiyaasaththai. migavum useful information. adhuvum andha kuzhandaiyin mugame migavum cute. adhaippaarththaale purinthu gollalaam indha vyaadhiyin kashtththai patri. romba thanks
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