The sound and consistency of a cough may help identify an infection or a long-term condition. Find out how to tell what your cough is telling you about your illness.
If you’re sick, there are polite, considerate and safe ways to manage your symptoms, while also protecting those around you. Follow these tips for good cough etiquette.
Bronchitis can cause a cough that lasts for weeks. These 7 cough remedies can help you deal.
Should you really feed a cold and starve a fever? Our wellness expert explains what to eat when you’re feeling under the weather.
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About 10 to 20% of people will experience chronic cough in their lifetime. Figuring out the cause can take some detective work. Here are some possible culprits and tips to conquer that cough.
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