Fall ill and have the characteristic symptoms of the flu is common when the weather turns cold winter. Now there are times when influenza is not what you have, but it is a simple cold. It is then the question arises on what are the main differences between the flu and colds.
The first thing to say is that both the flu and colds are viral processes, so they have a symptomatic treatment. In general, we can say that the cold affects the airways and produce mucus, causing fever that can last between 24 and 48 hours. (more…)