The common cold is a viral infection that usually affects your nose, throat, and upper respiratory tract. It's characterized by sore throat and runny nose and it's usually harmless. Most people should recover in about a week to 10 days time. If the symptoms last for longer than a week, then you should get it evaluated by a medical professional.
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What causes the Common Cold?
The common cold can be due to an infection from many different viruses, though rhinoviruses are the ones most responsible for most of the infections. According to the CDC, common colds are the most cited reason for children to miss school and adults to take time off from work. Most of the time, you should be able to recover from a cold infection in about a week to ten days.
What are the symptoms of the Common Cold?
The signs and symptoms of the Common Cold include:
If your cold lasts longer than ten days or your symptoms have worsened by the end stage of your cold, see your primary care provider or visit our walk in urgent care center. This might be a sign that you have developed a secondary infection that may require treatment with prescription medication.
Our walk in urgent care center is located at 4563 Washtenaw Ave, Ann Arbor, MI - 48108. We accept most major insurances and have self-pay rates available for the uninsured. Call our friendly staff today at (734) 249 6800 if you have any questions about the insurances we accept or the services we offer. We look forward to meeting you and helping you feel better today!