... off. Within a week of having the flu in was feeling better just had a lingering cough, now I have the symptoms I've listed above. I am truly scared something serious is wrong with me, and for some reason I keep thinking leukemia. ... (2 replies)
... ystem a really good boost and helps you to get rid of cold and flu symptoms much more quickly than medicines. I hope you feel better soon, i know how frustrating lingering colds are. ... (8 replies)
... time cough. I visited my doctor who informed me that what I have is a "para virus" which is a virus that is related to the flu but not as severe. ... (8 replies)
... cycle until al the phlemproduction is finished..so if I slack off the expectorant then he phlems continue..sigh..I recall in past times these virus infections running their course as above.. ... (8 replies)
... Oh Gee Karen... I live alone..yu think I am re-innoculation of the virus?? I have been doing another thing wrong.. the warm,humid
air from he vaporizer..is a asthmatic type " trigger "..I went out
tonight to walmarts and had a huge amount of
phlems...was like a month ago...got home and taking my generic
Musilx tablets...they have kept the phlems down..
am calling... (8 replies)
... a virus can live on your tooth brush, so that is why sometimes people either have a reoccance of the flu or just cannot shake it is because they are putting that virus back in there mouth twice a day to brush there teeth. I would also get a muti vitimine to boost you immune systemand drink allot of juice. ... (8 replies)
... he said the virus attacked that area.. ... (8 replies)
... as a sore throat, then coughing, then blowing the nose alot, and then subsiding after approx. 2 weeks. Now, I've noticed that I still seem to have some strange lingering symptoms...... ... (1 replies)
... Unfortunately, a long bout with a cold, virus or bacterial infection results in damaged membranes within the sinuses, nasal passages, and/or throat. The longer a cold, or infection, continues the more damage is done.
So...... the damaged sinus, nasal or throat membranes are frequently prone to cause irritating symptoms, or become reinfected after the cold, flu or infection... (4 replies)
... I had a pretty rough patch several months ago. I had a cold, followed by an ear infection, followed by a sinus infection. I had a series of blood tests to see if something was abnormal. I was told I had a very small trace of the Epstein-Barr Virus in my blood (although I never had mono symptoms) and my red blood count seems to always come back high (2 different blood tests... (0 replies)
I've had the same 'virus' as you Dorothy.
Identical symptoms, been given antibiotics and nasal sprays, yet it's still lingering.
I've had it a few weeks now.
Still ache and get tired very easy, almost impossible to do any strenuous exercise.
Havn't got an answer to it i'm afraid. My doc said I just have to wait until it runs it's course (2 replies)
... Well I caught this nasty cold virus that's going around three weeks ago. Started with lots of post nasal drip, feeling lethargic, some sinus pressure and the beginning of a cough. ... (7 replies)
... Hi Carmin,
I don't have asthma on a regular basis but it get real bad when I have a cold, if your astma is bad-go to the doctor, once I waited to long and ended up in the ER , which costed me allot more money than just giving in and going to the doctor, hope you feel well soon and don't forget to throw away that tooth brush.
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... I personally no longer use any type of medications. I have a two year old daughter that has only been sick once in her life and I do not use any type of drugs with her either. If I am feeling sick, for instance congestion, I will do a search on how to relieve congestion NATURALLY and I get great tips and I follow them. Drugs are the enemy because they do not sure you of... (8 replies)
... The other problem is that the drugs never cure you of the sickness which many people believe, they only suppress what you are feeling and they also contain chemicals which jeopardize your imme system, so it really doesn't make sense. Try fighting this naturally, do a search on how to build your immue system naturally. Use natural essential oils instead, peppermint can be added... (8 replies)
... But, I have had a lingering cold with mostly clear conjestion, for almost a month. I did not go to the doctor because I was not feeling sick, just little tired. ... (0 replies)
... a lingering virus and it tends to last 100 days...she called it the "100 day virus". ... (8 replies)
... I felt better a week ago. The last two days have been really bad for me. It definately feels like the virus is still with me. I took some antibiotics I had too see if it was a bacterial bug. But two days on those have done nothing. ... (6 replies)
... but If your extreme fatigue, brain fog, etc. continue, you might check out the CFIDS Fdn. home page for a list of qualifying symptoms. CFIDS is thought to be a virus similar to that which causes MS, AIDS, Lupus, etc. This said, you may just have a residue of your previous illness that is hard to shake. ... (6 replies)
... It started 16 days ago when I stayed up all night in the bathroom vomitting with diarreha until 10:00am. Then I just slept and felt really weak for the next two days, slowly regaining energy, and my appetite. By the 4th or 5th day, I started to feel like myselg again, except I was still very tired.
But now, 16 days later, I'm still sick. Mainly I'm VERY tired ALL the time.... (6 replies)