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i have a cold that just wont go away

ive had a cold that just wont go away ive had it for a week now how can i get rid of it

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Anonymous

Asked by Anonymous at 10:01 AM on Jun. 9, 2009 in Health

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  • are you pregger, cause when i am preggers i always have a cold, for 9 months...nothing but a snotty nose
    Mamaof2boys0709

    Answer by Mamaof2boys0709 at 10:06 AM on Jun. 9, 2009

  • Could be allergies. My daughter had a "cold" for months .. they treated w/antibiotics that didn't work. Finally took her to a specialist who said it was really bad allergies. He put her on steroids to get it back under control (the antibiotics were pointless).
    jj.mominmd

    Answer by jj.mominmd at 10:07 AM on Jun. 9, 2009

  • Allergies would be my guess. It is that time of year and allergy symptoms are commonly mistaken for cold symptoms. A lot of people think because they've never had issues with allergies before that it means they never will. That really isn't the case. Allergies can develop at any time in your life. I'd try taking some allergy medicine for 2 or 3 days and see if that clears it up.
    sillyt

    Answer by sillyt at 11:38 AM on Jun. 9, 2009

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