Flu Symptoms (How it differs from Cold)

Flu is a common health problem in winter. A number of symptoms are related to flu. If you agree with most of them listed here, then you are suffering from flu. Intensity of suffering differs from person to person and the cause of flu.

Some common symptoms of flu are:

  • Fever or feeling feverish/chills.
  • Cough.
  • Sore throat.
  • Runny or stuffy nose
  • Muscle aches or body aches
  • Headaches
  • Tiredness
  • Vomiting and diarrhea(more common in children than adults)

Flu Symptoms vs Cold Symptoms

Some people often get confused between common cold and flu. However some symptoms of cold and flu are same but these two conditions can be differentiated.

We hope that the symptom difference between flu and common cold will be clear by now after understanding the charts given above.

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