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Coughs, colds and sore throats

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Self Help on Managing Common Ailments

Symptoms and treatments for acute sinusitis
Caring for babies and children with coughs
Resources produced by Bristol University on how to care for babies and children with cough (caused by an infection not by asthma)
 Common Cold & flu-like Illness
 Symptoms and treatments for cold and flu-like illness
Cough and Acute Bronchitis
Symptoms and treatments for cough and acute bronchitis 
 Sore Ear
Symptoms and treatment of Sore Ear (Otitis Media)
Sore Throat
 Symptoms and treatments for sore throat

 Further Advice- do I need an antibiotic?

Do I need an Antibiotic?
Information on common infections in adults. Coughs, Colds & Sore Throats, Runny/Blocked Nose

Does my child need an antibiotic?                                                                Information on common infections in children. Coughs, Colds & Sore Throats, Runny/ Blocked Nose