These days it’s easy to fear that symptoms of the common cold might actually be signs of pneumonia or even COVID-19. Getting tested or seeking advice from a health care provider can help you understand what’s really going on, as Summit internist Dr. Soma Mandal explains in a recent article for Men’s Health. The combination of symptoms and how long they last vary patient to patient as well as by condition. That’s why it’s important to get medical attention if you don’t feel better after about 10 days, says Dr. Mandal.
November 19, 2021