Cough is a well-known symptom with many causes. The most common cause of a cough is a respiratory infection such as common cold, flu, croup, etc. Another common culprit is allergies, hay fever, asthma, etc. There are various other ...

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Common Respiratory Infection Causes of Acute Cough: The most common cause of an everyday cough is an Upper Respiratory Tract Infection ...

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Is it a cough alone? Is it wheezing? Regurgitation? What type of cough? Consider some other possible symptoms similar to ...

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What type of cough is it? The main clinical distinction in cough types is:

  • Acute Cough
  • Chronic Cough

The various ...

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Not Always the Common Cold: A cough is often just a common cold. But sometimes itís something worse. Ensure ...

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