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Stay Well This Winter

Please see the attached link for the leaflet 

When will I Feel Better which will give you information on everyday illnesses.

Did you know that most Coughs, Colds and Upper Respiratory Tract Infections do not require antibiotics

In the common conditions listed below, one usually feels unwell for a few days

  • Acute Otitis Media (ear infection)                                     4 days

  • Acute sore throat/pharngitis/tonsillitis                           7 days

  • Common Cold                                                                        10 days

  • Acute Rhinosinusitis                                                            17-18 days

  • Acute cough/acute bronchitis                                          21 days

If your illness persists or you are worried for any reason please see a doctor.



 
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