U.S. CitiesCity-Data Forum Index
Go Back   City-Data Forum > General Forums > Health and Wellness
 [Register]
Please register to participate in our discussions with 2 million other members - it's free and quick! Some forums can only be seen by registered members. After you create your account, you'll be able to customize options and access all our 15,000 new posts/day with fewer ads.
View detailed profile (Advanced) or search
site with Google Custom Search

Search Forums  (Advanced)
 
Old 02-06-2018, 01:09 PM
 
8,135 posts, read 4,037,579 times
Reputation: 1861

Advertisements

Been having a cold for the last 7 to 8 days. Started out with bloody nose for 2 days and a cough. Since then been having headache, neck pain, and sore throat last 4 days. Does hurt to swallow but not as bad as it use to be. Ears also feel clogged and feels like my head is under water.

Think wait it out or go to the clinic in the morning?
Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message

 
Old 02-06-2018, 01:32 PM
 
Location: Nantahala National Forest, NC
15,203 posts, read 3,103,694 times
Reputation: 21189
Since you can not differentiate cold from flu, get yourself to a MD...TODAY.

remember no one on cd can evaluate your medical status
Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message
 
Old 02-06-2018, 02:25 PM
 
588 posts, read 117,328 times
Reputation: 342
I hope you feel better soon RUND1987!!!

Alot of rest and VIT-C my friend
Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message
 
Old 02-06-2018, 02:29 PM
 
17,859 posts, read 5,768,426 times
Reputation: 12089
Quote:
Originally Posted by RunD1987 View Post
Been having a cold for the last 7 to 8 days. Started out with bloody nose for 2 days and a cough. Since then been having headache, neck pain, and sore throat last 4 days. Does hurt to swallow but not as bad as it use to be. Ears also feel clogged and feels like my head is under water.

Think wait it out or go to the clinic in the morning?
I think you are the member who is forever running. Sounds TO ME like a constant state of being run down, why not take more care of yourself.
Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message
 
Old 02-06-2018, 02:39 PM
 
Location: Raleigh
8,002 posts, read 5,173,765 times
Reputation: 9622
Maybe just make sure your will and medical permission and medical power of attorney are up to date.
Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message
 
Old 02-06-2018, 03:34 PM
 
Location: Middle of the ocean
26,776 posts, read 17,223,791 times
Reputation: 38883
Do you have a fever?
__________________
____________________________________________
My posts as a Mod will always be in red.
Be sure to review Terms of Service: TOS
And check this out: FAQ
Moderator: Relationships Forum / Hawaii Forum (on loan)
Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message
 
Old 02-08-2018, 10:27 AM
 
Location: Islip,NY
16,832 posts, read 19,438,313 times
Reputation: 17009
Go to a doctor.
Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message
 
Old 02-08-2018, 02:28 PM
 
1,708 posts, read 722,852 times
Reputation: 4021
It's been a week, go to a doctor
Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message
 
Old 02-10-2018, 06:23 PM
 
Location: Fredericksburg, Va
5,095 posts, read 12,582,814 times
Reputation: 7174
If you have a high fever...it might be flu. If there is no fever, but you still feel like crap...go to a doctor...otherwise, this too, shall pass! Colds generally last about a week to 10 days.
Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message
 
Old 02-11-2018, 11:11 AM
 
Location: Bella Vista, Ark
68,677 posts, read 78,674,307 times
Reputation: 38086
Quote:
Originally Posted by cb at sea View Post
If you have a high fever...it might be flu. If there is no fever, but you still feel like crap...go to a doctor...otherwise, this too, shall pass! Colds generally last about a week to 10 days.
cd is posting just about what I would. Give it time as long as you do not have a fever. Colds can last a long time, but if it persists more than another few days, then it is time to think "doctor" you have already mentioned your sour throat has gotten somewhat better. It really does sound like a crappy cold.
Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message
Please register to post and access all features of our very popular forum. It is free and quick. Over $68,000 in prizes has already been given out to active posters on our forum. Additional giveaways are planned.

Detailed information about all U.S. cities, counties, and zip codes on our site: City-data.com.


Reply
Please update this thread with any new information or opinions. This open thread is still read by thousands of people, so we encourage all additional points of view.

Quick Reply
Message:

Over $104,000 in prizes was already given out to active posters on our forum and additional giveaways are planned!

Go Back   City-Data Forum > General Forums > Health and Wellness
Follow City-Data.com founder on our Forum or

All times are GMT -6.

2005-2017, Advameg, Inc.

City-Data.com - Archive 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12, 13, 14, 15, 16, 17, 18, 19, 20, 21, 22, 23, 24, 25, 26, 27, 28, 29, 30, 31, 32, 33, 34, 35 - Top