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Cause and remedy for recurring fever in winters - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 13-Jan-2012
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Doctor :   hi
User :   hello
Doctor :   how can i help u?
User :   Well, I wondered how often an Adult male (19 yrs) should get sick during the winter?
Doctor :   For Health purposes please provide these: , , Location, Occupation, Marital status,
User :   Single
Doctor :   k
Doctor :   please proceed
User :   ah ok well, Ive been sick three times this winter and it is really beginning to bug me. I am currently sick with a temp of 102
Doctor :   k it might be viral
User :   so no big deal?
Doctor :   yeah
Doctor :   any one can be affected
User :   thats good.. how should I limit myself to fever reducers? like how many a day?
User :   and is there any risk to taking too many?
Doctor :   Viral fever refers to a broad spectrum of conditions where viral infections are associated with elevation of body temperature. In medical terms, any fever caused as a result of viral infection is a viral fever.
Doctor :   generalised body ache, running nose, cough, shivering, skin rash and irritability.
Doctor :   Treatment of viral fever is purely symptomatic.

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