Stuffy nose, body aches, hot and cold flashes, dizziness. Flu or cold ?
Hi, I ve had a stuffy nose , body aches, and now just started getting hot And cold flashes, and some dizziness , I started with a stuffy nose and body aches and chills on Monday, but have just had headaches and runny nose from Tuesday to Thursday. Now I m feeling tired and with the hot and cold...
Cold, sore throat, shivering, fever, body ache, headache. Suggestion?
Hi, I had cold symptoms earlier this week (sore throat, coughing etc..) then last night I woke up in middle of night in so much pain. My body aching, skin sore, I was shaking and shivering cold even though I was boiling hot to the touch. I have woke this morning and although the shivering has...
Best treatment for cold is taking steam inhalation,avoiding cold drinks and smoking,taking more of hot liquids,using nasal decongestant drops for nose block but not for more than 5-7 days and taking Tylenol for fever or body ache as and when required.You shall be all right in 5-7 days.Since cold is a viral infection,no need to take any antibiotic for it.
Why is it that only when it's cold i get severe back pain?
Thanks for your query. During cold, muscles tend to contract to preserve wastage of body heat. Back muscle, being large, are most prone to contract and go into spasm, causing back ache. Hot compresses and occasional use of muscle relaxant drug will relieve the spasm.
Dr. Rakesh Karanwal
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