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The Effects of a Cough or Cold on Your Productivity

The Effects of a Cold on Your Productivity | Mucinex®

Anyone who’s ever soldiered through a miserable cold knows that a stuffy nose, sore throat and itchy palate doesn’t make you feel motivated and productive. 

The Impact of a Cough or Cold on Sleep

The Impact of a Cough or Cold on Sleep | Mucinex®

It can seem like a Catch-22. Rest bolsters recovery from a cough or cold, but the symptoms often interfere with sleep. 

The Science Behind the Common Cold

The Science Behind the Common Cold | Mucinex®

There’s a reason they call it the “common cold” — because most everyone experiences it many times in their lives. 

What Causes a Fever and How to Fight It

It’s a short-term increase in the core temperature of the body. It’s uncomfortable. And warm. And typically just one part of a larger constellation of symptoms.

Fever Relief Medicine Options

Fever Relief | Mucinex®

Your average body temperature can be between 97.7°F—99.5°F. This can vary by person or throughout the day. In adults, anything above 99.5°F is considered a fever (when measured orally).

What is a Low-Grade Fever?

What is a Low-Grade Fever? | Mucinex®

If you're feeling a little feverish during cold and flu season, a low-grade fever might be the cause.