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COVID vs. Flu vs. Cold: Understanding The Difference

COVID vs. Flu vs. Cold: Understanding The Difference

Symptoms

COVID-19*i

Fluii

Coldiii

Fever or chills
Uncommon
Cough
Shortness of breath or difficulty breathing    
Fatigue (tiredness)  
Sore throat pain
Muscle or body aches  
Headache  
New loss of taste or smell    
Congestion or runny nose
Nausea or vomiting
More common in children than adults
 
Diarrhea
More common in children than adults
 
Sneezing    
Post-nasal drip    
Watery eyes    
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