knowledge to deal with illness

Four types of coughs and when to seek treatment

Coughing is your body’s way to clear an irritant from your throat, airway and lungs. Coughing can protect you from smoke, mucus, dust and pollen. But a cough can also signal an illness or serious health condition. So, how can you tell what kind of cough you have, how to treat it at home and when you should seek treatment from a health care provider?

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