Indications That It May Be Something Else


1.Symptoms Come On Fast

When you have a cold, symptoms like a stuffy nose or sneezing start slowly and gradually get worse. Flu symptoms typically hit your body all of a sudden — and they’ll probably feel a lot stronger.



This is when you shiver because your body temperature changes. Chills aren’t typical signs of a cold — they’re an early sign of infection and high fever. They’re more common with flu or pneumonia.