Cold and flu season is upon us. It’s the time of the year that everyone has the sniffles that can turn into the full-out flu or cold that can attack your whole office or home. What many people do not know is that chiropractic and acupuncture in Austin can help keep your immune system in great shape to fight off these illnesses.
The cold and flu are sometimes hard to tell apart. They have any of the same symptoms and are both very common, contagious, short term, and sometimes self-treatable. Young children, elderly, and people with weakened immune systems and chronic illnesses are at high risk of catching both. The flu can cause body aches, fatigue, and a dry cough while a cold and cause runny nose, congestions, and sneezing. Both can be severe enough you keep you from work and living your daily live, and both can be caught by members of your family or coworkers.
Cold symptoms are usually less severe than flu symptoms and most treat symptoms with over the counter medication. When suffering with flu like symptoms, people usually go to their primary doctor to get medication. But did you know that there was a more natural way to not only help your symptoms but help your overall help.