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How Does a Decongestant Work to Help You Cough Less

How Does a Decongestant Help Cough Symptoms? | Mucinex®

How to Help Stop Coughing

How to Help Stop Coughing | Mucinex®

Common and Uncommon Symptoms of The Flu

Common and Uncommon Symptoms of The Flu | Mucinex®

How Does Coughing Get Rid of Excess Mucus?

How Does Coughing Get Rid of Excess Mucus? | Mucinex®

Cough (or irritant) receptors are scattered throughout your airways. When they get stimulated (by irritants like dust or allergens, or triggered by an accumulation of excess mucus), they send a signal to the cough center in the brain.

Coughs: Causes, Symptoms and Remedies

Coughs: Causes, Symptoms and Remedies | Mucinex®

Whether it’s wet or dry, productive or unproductive, loud and barking or soft, coughing is uncomfortable. But why do we cough, and what good is it doing our bodies when it’s part of our cold and flu symptoms? 

Other Reasons You Might Experience Flu Symptoms

You're sniffling, achy and tired, but why? While influenza, also known as the flu, is one potentialcause of these symptoms, you can also experience these symptoms from colds, allergies or chestinfections. Getting a handle on the cause of your symptoms can help get you on the path to astrong and full recovery. If your symptoms are severe or long-lasting, consult your doctor.