Chat Now!   Member Gallery    Anxiety Zone Wire    Games   Member Groups   Member Blogs   Health News  Bored?

Author Topic: Is this just a cold?  (Read 119 times)

0 Members and 1 Guest are viewing this topic.

Offline karachondria

  • Full Member
  • ***
  • Posts: 202
  • Country: gb
  • Rec's: 2
  • Gender: Female
  • Mood: Okay
    Okay
  • Obsessed
    • Poke This Member
Is this just a cold?
« on: February 27, 2014, 04:42:06 PM »
My mum has rheumatoid arthritis which means her immune system is weakened. Today she started feeling ill and very tired, so she napped but she does that a lot with the RA, she has sore eyes, a headache, felt cold, no rash as far as I know, headache, runny nose, sneeze, coughing. Is this a cold? 
Also she has muscle pain
Bookmark and Share

Offline Sunlover

  • Hero Member
  • *****
  • Posts: 1160
  • Country: us
  • Rec's: 15
  • Gender: Female
  • Mood: Happy
    Happy
    • Poke This Member
Re: Is this just a cold?
« Reply #1 on: February 27, 2014, 07:57:15 PM »
Definitely sounds like one!  Any fever?  A fever of over 101 could be the flu - also if she got sick pretty quickly it could be a flu.  Otherwise sounds like your standard head cold.
Bookmark and Share

Offline karachondria

  • Full Member
  • ***
  • Posts: 202
  • Country: gb
  • Rec's: 2
  • Gender: Female
  • Mood: Okay
    Okay
  • Obsessed
    • Poke This Member
Re: Is this just a cold?
« Reply #2 on: February 28, 2014, 02:42:53 AM »
Thanks :)
Bookmark and Share

Offline marc

  • Community Greeter
  • Hero Member
  • *****
  • Posts: 7416
  • Country: us
  • Rec's: 64
  • Gender: Male
  • Mood: Busy
    Busy
    • Poke This Member
Re: Is this just a cold?
« Reply #3 on: February 28, 2014, 07:24:34 AM »
Sounds like a cold. My doctor said a fever is anything over 100 degrees F.
Bookmark and Share
If you're going through hell, keep going.
Never, Never, Never, give up.

Tags:
 

Related Topics

  Subject / Started by Replies Last post
9 Replies
43873 Views
Last post June 30, 2011, 12:50:32 AM
by Applewine
1 Replies
181 Views
Last post July 22, 2012, 12:37:59 PM
by Nina000
3 Replies
193 Views
Last post February 08, 2013, 11:33:14 AM
by tinam7
1 Replies
122 Views
Last post March 20, 2013, 04:02:55 PM
by BellaLuna
6 Replies
212 Views
Last post March 26, 2013, 12:59:46 AM
by ceh1354
4 Replies
206 Views
Last post June 21, 2013, 08:42:49 PM
by mariea

anything