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Frequent headaches, cough, cold, painful ears, unable to concentrate, general weakness. How to rectify?

I have been feeling general unwell, cough . cold , painful ears for the past few weeks (maybe 3-4) but it is slowly getting worse I have got a headache nearly constantly, I ache all over, my head feels heavy, I am very tired all the time and finding it hard to concentrate but the doctors i went to said it was to do with the weather and that s all but i know it s not but i don t know wat is wrong with me
Asked On : Mon, 17 Dec 2012
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General & Family Physician 's  Response
Hi there,

Thanks for writing in.

It is quite possible that you might be having an upper respiratory infection, Sinusitis.
Please consult your doctor once again as you might require antibiotics.

In the meantime, I would advise you to:
Drink plenty of warm fluids a day (at least 8-10 glasses per day).for eg... 1 glass of warm water every 2 hours.
Steam inhalation 3 - 4 times a day.
Tylenol/ Paracetamol for the headache.

Are you on any other medications?
Any history of anxiety issues etc.?

I hope I have answered your question. Please do get back to me if you have further queries.

Get well soon :)

Dr. Divya Kuttikrishnan
Answered: Mon, 17 Dec 2012
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