Waking up to a sore throat, body ache, runny nose, and cough is not an unusual scenario. These are symptoms of the common cold that can last longer than what many people think. Usually, the primary symptoms last for 4-5 days, whereas the secondary ones linger for a week more.
When a cough lasts more than 5 days, it’s better to consult a doctor immediately. Persistent cough can be a symptom of serious medical conditions including Lung Tuberculosis, Lung cancer, Asthma, and Bronchitis. Continue reading
Smoking and exposure to air pollution, toxic fumes, and dust can have damaging effects on the lungs. Here, we discuss the essential tips to protect your lungs and maintain their health: Continue reading
Most coughs are caused by a viral infection and the symptoms usually worsen after 2-3 days, but gradually they clear. Many bouts of cough are mild and usually get better with proper care and treatment. But unfortunately, people tend to neglect acute cough and don’t follow the recommended advices by the doctors. As a result, their condition soon worsens. Continue reading